News

01/03/2017 - 16:03

“Fair Trade and solidarity without justice ends up turning into charity.

01/03/2017 - 11:02

Turqle Trading shares experience with using the WFTO Product Label 

12/08/2016 - 12:32

Women's Skills Development Organization (Nepal) is our 100th Guaranteed Member! This Nepal-based organisation joins the ranks of Fair Trade Organisations worldwide that are pioneering Fair Trade best practices in their daily business operation.

11/28/2016 - 10:08

NOBUNTO & WFTO (World Fair Trade Organization) have the pleasure to communicate that as of November 2016 they have reached an agreement that allows to resolve the dispute (see below) amicably, avoid proceedings before the Court, and ensure their time and limited resources are rather invested in obtaining their respective objectives.

10/31/2016 - 16:52

New deadline: 30 November 2016

The 19th Organic World Congress of IFOAM - Organics International, taking place from 09 - 11 November 2017 in India, now opens its Call for Papers.

09/26/2016 - 10:08

Culemborg, 26 September 2016 - This year WFTO observes Global Anti-Poverty Week (16-22 October 2016) by promoting the 10 Principles of Fair Trade as means to eradicate poverty as desired by the first goal of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals – NO POVERTY.

WFTO believes that the principles of Fair Trade are effective overarching tools to fight poverty.

08/19/2016 - 14:26

Keeping up with the times, WFTO is leading a process to revise the current Charter of Fair Trade Principles. The charter was agreed and signed by WFTO and Fairtrade International in 2009 as an international reference point for Fair Trade.

08/15/2016 - 11:58

Following the success of last year, verified Fair Trade exhibitors will once again showcase their products at NY NOW 2016, from 20 to 24 August 2016. Members of WFTO and Fair Trade Federation will bring their latest collections to one of the North America’s biggest gift shows.

08/02/2016 - 11:18

Fair Trade Village and Workshops at World Social Forum will Address Trade Policy, Economic Justice, Climate Change and Small-Scale Farmers

Coalition of Fair Trade Advocates to Facilitate Open Discussions, Educational Opportunities and Exhibitions at International Meeting of Civil Society Groups