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New Fairtrade Climate Standard enables smallholders and rural communities to fight climate change

01 October 2015

Businesses looking for innovative ways to take positive climate action by reducing their carbon footprint and compensating their emissions will soon have a new weapon in their fight against climate change, with the publication of...


Peruvian Banana Farmers Adept at Adaptation

15 May 2015

Organic banana farmers in Peru are seeing the effect of climate change and beginning the process of adapting with help from Kaufland, a German chain of super markets, and Fairtrade International.


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...


Help Determine What’s Fair in the Carbon Market

24 June 2014

Fairtrade work on Fairtrade Carbon Credits opens up for public consultation.


Climate Change Adaptation Takes Root in Peru

29 October 2013

Climate change is a big risk for small farmers around the world and Peruvian coffee producers are no different. Lower rainfall, higher temperatures, and the rampant spread of disease are becoming the norm rather than the...


Smallholders to benefit from carbon finance

30 November 2012

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


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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