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Fairtrade and Partners Push for Greater Commitment at COP19

05 December 2013

Just a few days before the start of the UN Climate Talks (COP19, 11 – 23 November) in Poland, Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines killing more than 5,000 people. This disaster increased awareness of the more frequent and stronger...

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African Fairtrade farmers and workers gather in South Africa

25 November 2013

Fairtrade Africa’s annual Africa Fairtrade Convention kicks off today in Stellenbosch, South Africa. The Africa Fairtrade Convention brings together African small-scale farmers, workers and other stakeholders from across the...

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Fairtrade launches to consumers in India

22 November 2013

Welcome to Fairtrade India

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New Programs for Cotton, Cocoa and Sugar have Board Approval

21 November 2013

New model to enable Fairtrade producers to increase their Fairtrade sales Work now underway for launch in early 2014 The Fairtrade International Board approved new programs for cocoa and sugar at its meeting in Amsterdam last...

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Innovation in Education: The Fairtrade Learning Curve

20 November 2013

It’s the sign of a successful university program when the students – even after the graduation ceremony is over – are eager to return and learn more. Recent grads of a special university program in Central America have found jobs...

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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...

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New Fairtrade Gold and Precious Metals Standards Published

12 November 2013

Two models, expanded scope to benefit more artisanal and smallscale miners

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