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Living Wage: High Time to Ask for a Raise!

20 December 2013

A blog by Wilbert Flinterman, the Senior Advisor on Workers’ Rights and Trade Union Relations of Fairtrade International. Fairtrade International will be reporting more on its living wage activities in the coming weeks. Read...

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What the Other Bale Earns

13 December 2013

A new website imagines how life would be if one of the world's highest paid footballers was a Colombian banana farmer instead. And invites readers to take part.

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Fairtrade Producers in South Africa Remember Mandela

11 December 2013

Our member organization, Fairtrade Label South Africa and Fairtrade producers contributed this salute to Nelson Mandela on his passing. As we mourn the death of the father of our nation we also celebrate the life he lived and...

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Fairtrade Spreads over the Iberian Peninsula

06 December 2013

Fairtrade continues to grow in Europe and around the world. The country of Portugal was recently added to the mandate of Fairtrade Spain and they have been renamed Fairtrade Ibérica.

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Fairtrade and Partners Push for Greater Commitment at COP19

05 December 2013

Just a few days before the start of the UN Climate Talks (COP19, 11 – 23 November) in Poland, Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines killing more than 5,000 people. This disaster increased awareness of the more frequent and stronger...

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