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05/14/2016 - 12:50

A human chain for change, be an agent for change!

WFTO and its members celebrate World Fair Trade Day worldwide with human chains of Agents for Change. Come, be an agent for change and celebrate with us by forming a human chain!

14 May 2016 – Today, fair traders across the globe are forming human chains to celebrate World Fair Trade Day and to show the people who are making a difference, our Agents for Change.

05/04/2016 - 16:36

‘SLAVE TO FASHION’, a book and educational campaign by Safia Minney, MBE

Launched on Kickstarter and is halfway to fulfilling its target of £35,000

03/17/2016 - 14:00

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

Every three years sector stakeholders come together at the Organic World Congress (OWC), the world’s largest and most significant organic gathering, to discuss and deliberate the issues of the day. 

03/15/2016 - 14:19

15 March 2016 (Paris)The Fair Trade Advocacy Office has launched a position paper at the Cotton Forum taking place in Paris today, in cooperation with the Association of African Cotton Producers.

02/29/2016 - 17:38

We are very happy to share the media pickups and images of the WFTO Label global launch, held at Ambiente, Messe Frankfurt, Germany last 13 February 2016. Click this link for the images, and kindly follow the links provided below to see the media pickups of the label launch:

Germany 

02/17/2016 - 16:25

Images of the WFTO Product Label Launch at Ambiente Trade Show, Messe Frankfurt, Germany, on 13 February 2016. Thanks lobOlmo for the photos. 


 

02/12/2016 - 14:10

WELCOME TO THE LABEL FOR GENUINE FAIR TRADERS:

WORLD FAIR TRADE ORGANIZATION LAUNCHES THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL GUARANTEE LABEL FOR FAIR TRADE 

01/19/2016 - 16:20

A milestone in the Fair Trade movement is set to be unveiled to the world in February 2016. WFTO will present a Fair Trade Label for organisational excellence to the press and public at the Ambiente Trade Show in Frankfurt, Germany, on 13 February 2016. 

Launch Venue: Halle 10 E 2, Inspiration 2, Messe Frankfurt, Frankfurt Germany. Time: 11:30 -12:00 (Central European Time)

12/10/2015 - 10:28

A solidarity campaign by Fair Trade Forum - India

Our Indian fair traders are calling for support so they can continue their relief efforts in areas affected by the floods that struck the South Indian regions. Several small-scale artisans have been affected and in need of immediate help.