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FTT Bristol
07/30/2015 - 14:33

240 delegates from 20 countries across the world gathered in Bristol on the 4th and 5th of July for the 9th International Fair Trade Towns Conference.
Delegates from Europe, the Lebanon, Ghana, USA, Colombia and Japan had a chance to listen to the representatives of small producers as well as Fair Trade activists and campaigners.

07/30/2015 - 11:06

Since the establishment of Bethlehem Fair Trade Artisans (BFTA) in 2009, we have worked to improve the livelihood of Palestinian marginalized producers through Fair Trade. BFTA aims at finding new market outlets to promote and sell artisans products.

07/07/2015 - 10:17

This summer, thirteen (13) registered members of WFTO are participating at NY NOW, one of the largest trade fairs in the US attracting over 30,000 visitors from 50 US states and more than 80 countries.

07/06/2015 - 11:28

Besting 39 other entries, five products emerged as winners of the 8th Mohammed Islam Design Awards.

07/02/2015 - 11:41

The 13th Biennial Conference of WFTO was a record breaking success. It was the most attended global biennial conference ever in the history of WFTO. Two hundred sixty-five delegates representing organisations from the Fair Trade supply chain, as well as, experts, consultants, business people, students and volunteers  came to debate, discuss and exchange ideas during the conference.

05/25/2015 - 11:57

WFTO Conference speaker and award winning journalist Palagummi Sainath talks about Fair Trade, inequality and human rights

05/11/2015 - 16:00

The World Fair Trade Day celebration last Saturday, 9 May, was a total success! Thousands of Agents for Change showed up on social media, streets, schools, shops, churches, workshops, shopping centres, and wherever Fair Trade is! WFTO members led the celebrations worldwide.

05/09/2015 - 15:27
 

Be an Agent for Change is the theme of 2015 World Fair Trade Day.

04/30/2015 - 12:47

Nepali members of WFTO affected, Families of producers need help 

Nepal suffered after a devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck near the capital city of Kathmandu on 25 April. As of this writing, more than 5,500 people were killed, 8,000 injured, and billions of properties destroyed to rubbles.