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Celebrating 25 Years of Pioneering Fair Trade Work

21 December 2012

All of us here at Fairtrade International congratulate the European Fair Trade Association (EFTA) on reaching its 25th anniversary. EFTA is an association of 100% Fair Trade organizations, with ten members in nine different...

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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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Fairtrade Farmers Call for Support in the Fight Against Climate Change

22 November 2012

Fairtrade farmers starting to adapt, but urge leaders to free up desperately needed finance

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The Fair Trade Beyond 2015 Campaign has Kicked Off

22 November 2012

The Fair Trade Advocacy Office has an exciting new development to introduce to the world.

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Interim Operations Manager for Fairtrade International USA

14 November 2012

Fairtrade International is happy to announce Enrique Hennings as interim Operations Manager for Fairtrade International USA, the new organization representing the international Fairtrade system in the USA. Enrique will lead the...

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Calling all Fair Trade Towns!

17 October 2012

Fair Trade supporters from around the world will gather in Poznań, Poland for the sixth International Fair Trade Towns conference on 10-11 November. Delegates from 23 countries are already confirmed. The Fair Trade Towns...

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World Food Day: Cooperatives are Key to Feeding the World

16 October 2012

It’s World Food Day and this year’s theme makes it clear that small farmers can offer a solution to the world’s biggest food problems. “Agricultural Cooperatives: Key to feeding the world” is the theme for World Food Day 2012,...

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