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World Fair Trade Tartan Registered for World Fair Trade Day a...



Tartan design will be given to WFTO members The first ever World Fair Trade tartan has been created to celebrate Scotland’s Fair Trade Nation status and will be presented to President WFTO Rudi Dalvai and Scottish Government, Minister for International Development, Alasdair Allan for Wo...

World Fair Trade Day 2017 - How to get involved



Calling Fair Trade superheroes!Already enjoying Fair Trade chocolates, tea or coffee or a proud owner of a beautiful piece of Fair Trade handicraft? Give back the love to the makers of your favourite Fair Trade products through a group SELFIE!This is your chance to be part of the Fair Tr...

Press Release: International Women's Day 2017



7 March 20017, Culemborg, The Netherlands - The fight for gender equality at workplaces is far from over. The recent reports by UN Women show that women in economic activities continue to suffer various forms of discrimination and unequal treatment. They also highlight that their labour f...

Fair Trade: A Movement for All



IntroductionRecently, we have seen misuse of the term ‘Fair Trade” in current political discourse in North America. The Fair Trade movement, led by our allies in North America, has prepared a joint statement to clarify and set the issue straight about what is true Fair Trade all about...

Beyond the jacket



[Press release]From January 2017, 80% of Páramo production carries the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO) First-Buyer Label....

Fair Trade at Ambiente 2017



We are happy to announce that for the third time Fair Trade products will be showcased at one of the planet’s biggest trade shows – the Ambiente 2017. Following the success of previous participations, WFTO and its members will display wide ranges of beautiful, high-quality products at...

New Year's message from the president of WFTO



“Fair Trade and solidarity without justice ends up turning into charity. And charity does not produce transformation; it does not change the status quo.On the other hand justice without solidarity and Fair Trade without brotherhood become an abstract sense of justice; an empty justice b...