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Fairtrade and Rio +20

20 June 2012

As Rio +20 gets underway, Fairtrade calls for ethics to be at the heart of a greener economy.

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Fairtrade International Announces New Workers’ Rights Strategy

26 April 2012

Fairtrade is changing its approach to hired labour. The Board of Fairtrade International unanimously approved a new global workers’ rights strategy at its March meeting, based on recommendations from partners within the Fairtrade...

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Fairtrade Access Fund To Provide Long-Term Loans To Smallholder Farmers

24 April 2012

Incofin Investment Management, Fairtrade International and Grameen Foundation partner on international investment fund with first US$1.3m (€1m) investment from Starbucks

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Fondo de Acceso Fairtrade facilitará préstamos de largo plazo a Pequeños Productores

24 April 2012

Incofin Investment Management, Fairtrade International y la Grameen Foundation se asocian en un fondo internacional de inversión con un primer monto de US$ 1,3m (€1m) procedente de Starbucks

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Banana Union Leader Wins Top Award

23 February 2012

A woman union leader has won a prestigious award for her struggle to support banana plantation workers in Honduras. Iris Munguia, a former banana worker herself, will receive a Silver Rose prize from SOLIDAR, a network of...

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