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Tackling obesity in supply chains

18 November 2014

In her latest blog post, Fairtrade CEO Harriet Lamb discusses how all the players in the supply chain can and should contribute to paying producers a fairer price – without meaning that consumers will be burdened by extra costs.

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Australian government commits AU$4.5m to build Fairtrade in Australia

13 November 2014

A ground-breaking new $4.5 million partnership between the Australian Government and Fairtrade Australia & New Zealand (ANZ) will build support for Fairtrade products in Australia. The partnership will also link smallholder...

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A Touch of Sparkle: Fairtrade Gold Launches Today in Switzerland

23 October 2014

@Fairtrade_Gold #Fairtradegold Small-scale miners are set to win as (Fairtrade) Max Havelaar Switzerland  launches jewellery made from Fairtrade gold in Switzerland today. Switzerland is the hub of the global gold market...

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Fairtrade Delivering Change

02 September 2014

Continued 15% growth in the market, more support and services for farmers and workers.

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Committed to Impact, Fairtrade Complies with ISEAL Impacts Code

28 July 2014

Fairtrade International recently passed an independent evaluation against the ISEAL Alliance’s Impacts Code – a framework for building a monitoring and evaluation system that examines both short- and long-term impacts. The result...

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New Edition of ‘Fighting the Banana Wars’ Released for 20th Anniversary

21 July 2014

‘Fighting the Banana Wars and Other Fairtrade Battles’ by CEO of Fairtrade International Harriet Lamb has been revised and updated in the 20th year of the FAIRTRADE Mark in the UK. The book begins with the dramatic battles...

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Report Highlights Producers, Premium, Purchases

30 June 2014

Fifth edition of impact and monitoring report puts spotlight on benefits and challenges for 1.4 million Fairtrade farmers and workers in 70 countries around the world. Producer organizations reported a 42 percent increase in...

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