- Buying Fairtrade
- Selling Fairtrade
- Researching Fairtrade
- Supporting Fairtrade
- Reporting on Fairtrade
- Working for Fairtrade
- Fairtrade Near You
Living Wage Benchmarks Point the Way Forward
Pioneering work on a new living wage methodology has resulted in three reports setting benchmarks for rural South Africa, Dominican Republic and Malawi. The new methodology, commissioned by Fairtrade International and others is a major step forward and can be used in rural and urban areas.
New Opportunities for Smallscale Farmers
The newly introduced Fairtrade Sourcing Programs innovate the Fairtrade model to help cocoa, cotton and sugar farmers sell more on Fairtrade terms. Cocoa farmers are set to see an initial 14 percent sales boost in 2014. Nine companies, including Mars, major German, Swiss & Japanese retailers and brands, are the first to sign on.
Finding a Future in Coffee
Making coffee attractive for the next generation of coffee farmers is one of the challenges facing the industry. Fairtrade International is working with Fairtrade cooperatives and other partners to inspire the coffee farmers (and professionals) of tomorrow.
Find Fairtrade Minimum Prices and Premiums