|31 May 2012|
Do you want to support the Fair Trade movement? There are lots of things you can do! There are a few suggestions below. If you have any queries, please get in touch with the WFTO Secretariat .
Get in touch with Fair Trade Organizations in your area
WFTO is made up of many FTOs and you are free to trawl our Members Lists to find the one nearest to you. Many of these organisations look for volunteers and/or donations to help with their work. Some even offer special programmes for supporters, such as the Traidcraft Traders scheme.
Buy Fair Trade Products when you can
Celebrate World Fair Trade Day
World Fair Trade Day is held on the second Saturday of May and is a chance for Fair Trade Organisations to celebrate the movement they are in and to draw attention to their cause. To find out more about WFTD please visit the official World Fair Trade Day site.
Look out for Fair Trade campaigns you can join
There are a number of other charities and not-for-profit organisations that support Fair Trade and run campaigns for trade justice. Please go to our Links page to find out more.
Get involved in Fair Trade Towns
Fairtrade Towns is an initiative started in the UK and supported by the Fair Trade Foundation (a National Initiative of the Fairtrade Labelling Organization) in London.
Make a donation to WFTO
WFTO generally funds its work through membership subscriptions. However, if you wish to make a donation, click here.