Live fair, beat poverty!
The production of World Fair Trade Tartan in Cambodia has begun!
On 13 May 2017, members of WFTO led the global celebration of World Fair Trade Day.
This World Fair Trade Tartan has been registered by the Keeper of the Scottish Tartans Register.
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 Trade global advocacy. Show solidarity through a human chain selfie. Simply follow the steps below:
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 force participation has stagnated. This reality has mobilised the Fair Trade movement to a renewed call to action to fight, harder this time, for the rights of women, especially those engaged in economic activities.
Recently, 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. We invite you to read the statement below:
True fair trade is about mutually beneficial relationships rooted in trust and respect spanning geographic and cultural boundaries.