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Five Billion Euros Spent on Fairtrade Products in 2011

17 July 2012

World’s Most Recognized Ethical Label on Solid Ground in Established Markets, Taking Off in New Ones

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Welcoming Hong Kong to the Fairtrade Family

16 July 2012

Last week, Fairtrade International celebrated the signing on of its latest member organization, the Fairtrade Hong Kong Foundation. While Fairtrade International has been working closely with Hong Kong for two years, the official...

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Listening to Children: a critical tool in tackling child labour

12 July 2012

The recent Fair Labor Association report on Nestle supply chains in the Ivorian cocoa sector is a sobering testimony to the realities surrounding the issues of child labour and exploitation in commodity production. Nestle must...

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New Board Chair announced

04 July 2012

Vice Chair marks the first time a small producer representative has held the position

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New Fairtrade Chief Executive Announced

04 July 2012

Fairtrade International is proud to announce the appointment of Harriet Lamb as the new Chief Executive of Fairtrade International. Harriet brings an unrivalled track record in driving Fairtrade success after more than 10 years...

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Fairtrade Certified Maltesers in Ireland & UK

22 June 2012

The first packs of Fairtrade certified MALTESERS® are now available in the UK and Ireland, following the Mars–Fairtrade agreement announced last September.The cocoa will come from cooperatives in West Africa, and this move will...

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Supporting Workers to Have Power Over Their Lives

20 June 2012

Next Steps in Implementing Fairtrade’s new Workers Rights Strategy

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