Latest News

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.


Update: Flooding in Pakistan Affects Fairtrade Producers

05 August 2010

Though original reports stated that flooding in Pakistan had not affected Fairtrade producers, conditions have worsened for families in the Northern reaches of Pakistan according to recent information from Syed Amjad Ali Shah,...


Unrest in Kyrgyzstan rattles country, Fairtrade farmers

23 July 2010

The Bio Farmers Cooperative, a Fairtrade certified cotton producer since 2008, represents more than 1,000 small organic farmers in three districts of the Jalalabat region in southern Kyrgyzstan. Recently, violence and unrest...


FLO Invites Expertise on how to Broaden, Deepen and Strengthen the Impact of Fairtrade

24 June 2010

Fairtrade´s Global Strategy strives to bring more farmers, workers and traders into the system and to support partners in scaling up their operations. The strategy seeks to consolidate Fairtrade as an inclusive system where the...


FLO Invites Expertise on Revamp of Fairtrade Standards

15 June 2010

Today, FLO starts consultations for its year long project to craft Fairtrade Standards to bring deeper impact for producers. Designing a New Standards Framework (NSF) is part of FLO’s overall strategy to strengthen, broaden and...


FLO and the International Labour Rights Forum (ILRF)

07 June 2010

FLO commends ILRF for its report on the situation of workers in the sports ball industry


Fairtrade: Scaling up Workers Rights

04 June 2010

Many actions on the ground, more needs to be done


Assuring Consumer Confidence in Ethical Trade: Report Now Available

03 June 2010

New report on unreliable ethical claims and their impact on consumer confusion

Displaying results 267 to 273 out of 344
Share this page: 

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