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The World Fair Trade Organization has announced that it has opened a search for a new Chief Executive. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to make a demonstrable difference in the lives of millions of economically marginalised people around the globe.

World Fair Trade Tartan production in Cambodia began



The production of World Fair Trade Tartan in Cambodia has begun after it was presented last 13 May 2017 during the World Fair Trade Day. Eve Broadis of Fair Trade Scotland Limited visited the workshop site and meet the artisans of Villageworks Songkhem, guaranteed Fair Trade Organisation,...

World Fair Trade Tartan Registered for World Fair Trade Day a...



Tartan design will be given to WFTO members The first ever World Fair Trade tartan has been created to celebrate Scotland’s Fair Trade Nation status and will be presented to President WFTO Rudi Dalvai and Scottish Government, Minister for International Development, Alasdair Allan for Wo...

World Fair Trade Day 2017 - How to get involved



Calling Fair Trade superheroes!Already enjoying Fair Trade chocolates, tea or coffee or a proud owner of a beautiful piece of Fair Trade handicraft? Give back the love to the makers of your favourite Fair Trade products through a group SELFIE!This is your chance to be part of the Fair Tr...

Press Release: International Women's Day 2017



7 March 20017, Culemborg, The Netherlands - The fight for gender equality at workplaces is far from over. The recent reports by UN Women show that women in economic activities continue to suffer various forms of discrimination and unequal treatment. They also highlight that their labour f...

Fair Trade: A Movement for All



IntroductionRecently, we have seen misuse of the term ‘Fair Trade” in current political discourse in North America. The Fair Trade movement, led by our allies in North America, has prepared a joint statement to clarify and set the issue straight about what is true Fair Trade all about...

Beyond the jacket



[Press release]From January 2017, 80% of Páramo production carries the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO) First-Buyer Label....