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Fairtrade International part of new coalition to address low wages in the tea industry

02 May 2013

Fairtrade International has long been championing and advocating for industry-wide change in the tea sector. Today we welcome the Oxfam and Ethical Tea Partnership report Understanding Wages in the Tea Industry and are committed...

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Fairtrade Announces Three-Year Global Strategy to ‘Unlock the Power of the Many’

14 February 2013

Fairtrade International (FLO) CEO Harriet Lamb announced Fairtrade’s new global three-year strategic framework today at BioFach, the world’s largest organic trade fair in Nuremburg. “With our 2013-2015 strategy ‘Unlocking the...

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Stand and be counted

29 January 2013

Monitoring report reveals key insights into impact for 1.24 million Fairtrade farmers and workers

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Fairtrade in the USA Announces Board & Operations Manager

17 January 2013

With a newly established office in Washington, D.C., Fairtrade International USA is open for business and proud to announce its Board of Directors and Interim Operations Manager. The move connects US shoppers with over 25 other...

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Ben & Jerry’s Fortifies Farmer Focus with Fairtrade Effort

16 January 2013

Great news for ice cream fanatics out there! Ben & Jerry’s ice cream in the USA will soon be sporting the cheery blue-and-green FAIRTRADE Mark, as it does in the rest of the world. The company is a long-term partner of...

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Study Confirms Positive Effects on Rural Development

12 December 2012

What are the effects of Fairtrade on rural development in the producing countries of the South? Which are the decisive factors for an ideal influence? On the occasion of its 20th anniversary, TransFair e.V. Germany and Max...

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Smallholders to benefit from carbon finance

30 November 2012

Fairtrade and Gold Standard collaboration opens up new opportunities for farming communities in developing countries

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