Latest News>Events & Conferences

Please read the latest news from the Fairtrade International communications office. You can also follow us with your RSS reader. For more general information and other resources, click here.

 

Climate Change Action Now: Fairtrade Producers at COP20

27 November 2014

On the eve of the UN Climate Change Conference in Lima (COP20), Fairtrade producer networks are urging governments to provide more support to smallholder farmers in fighting the harsh and increasing effects of climate change on...

[more]
 

Fairtrade Recognizes Outstanding Organizations and Individuals

16 June 2014

Around the world, millions of people in the Fair Trade movement are working toward a common goal: fairer trade and treatment for millions of smallholder farmers and workers. This year Fairtrade International opened nominations...

[more]
 

Celebrating 25 Years of Fairtrade

13 November 2013

Twenty-five years ago a handful of Dutch pioneers and Mexican coffee farmers decided to go against the tide and make a fair exchange for the fruits of their labour. This drive to “make trade fair” has become a nearly 5 billion...

[more]
 

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...

[more]
 

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

[more]
 

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...

[more]
 

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,...

[more]
 
Displaying results 1 to 7 out of 24
<< First < Previous 1-7 8-14 15-21 22-24 Next > Last >>
Share this page: 
 

Copyright © 2011 Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International, e.V. | Contact us  |  Accessibility  |  Impressum  |   Privacy  |  Credits