At Fairtrade certified Harvest Limited Athi River flower farm, farmers & workers decide together how to spend the Fairtrade Premium to reach their goals. Their 5-year strategic development plan focuses on education, women empowerment, livelihood improvement, health and environmental sustainability. Find out more about the Fairtrade Premium & other Fairtrade benefits: [ Fairtr.de Link ]
At Fairtrade certified Harvest Limited Athi River flower farm farmers workers decide

Fairtrade International (FLO): Benefits of Fairtrade

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Fairtrade International
06/20/2017 at 08:30. Facebook
Twenty-five years ago, Fairtrade pioneered a new way of doing business. Today, we continue to enable business engagement, centred on the Fairtrade principles of empowerment, capacity, transparency & fair pricing - the prerequisites of sustainable development.

Read more about this & our other strategic goals here: [ Fairtr.de Link ]
Twentyfive years ago Fairtrade pioneered a new way of doing business Today

Fairtrade Strategy: Changing Trade, Changing Lives

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Fairtrade International
06/19/2017 at 08:00. Facebook
"Farmers say climate change is one of the main threats they face. Millions of farmers around the world who rely on agriculture for their livelihoods are among the worst affected."

Fairtrade Foundation describes how Fairtrade projects cope with climate change. Read more: [ Fairtr.de Link ]
Farmers say climate change is one of the main threats they face

Fairtrade projects cope with climate change: from biogas to carbon credits

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Fairtrade International
06/16/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
Fairtrade’s approach combines rights-based standards with inclusive, bottom-up ownership to tackle human rights abuses. Partnering with Fairtrade can help achieve the outcomes in Goal 16 of the Global Goals for Sustainable Development: [ Fairtr.de Link ]
Fairtrades approach combines rightsbased standards with inclusive bottomup owner
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Fairtrade International
06/15/2017 at 11:32. Facebook
The international Fairtrade system is a story of countries in consumer markets partnering with producers under one global banner to push for change to the way global trade is done.

We are strengthening our global system to achieve greater & deeper impact for small-scale farmers & workers. Read more: [ Fairtr.de Link ]
The international Fairtrade system is a story of countries in consumer markets

Fairtrade Strategy: Changing Trade, Changing Lives

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Coffee farmers at Fairtrade certified cooperative COCAFCAL in Las Capucas, Honduras are driving benefits not just for their farmers but for the surrounding region. The cooperative has used their Fairtrade Premium to provide community services such as healthcare, education, infrastructure & sport. Find out more: [ Fairtr.de Link ]
Coffee farmers at Fairtrade certified cooperative COCAFCAL in Las Capucas Honduras are

COCAFCAL - Small Producer Organization

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A pilot study by Fairtrade International & True Price shows that despite sustainability pledges in the coffee sector, many coffee farmers struggle to make ends meet.

Fairtrade calls for a government and industry-wide response so that coffee farmers can earn a decent income and support their families. Read more: [ Fairtr.de Link ]
A pilot study by Fairtrade International True Price shows that despite sustainability

Future of Coffee Depends on Adequate Income for Farmers, New Research Finds

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Belize’s Ministry of Labor takes strong steps to address child labor nationwide and the advocacy efforts by Fairtrade sugar cane farmers were influential in the move. Read more: [ Fairtr.de Link ]
Belizes Ministry of Labor takes strong steps to address child labor nationwide

Fairtrade Farmers Spur Big Change in Child Labor

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Fairtrade can work with governments to help overcome the barriers to gender equality in agriculture. Find out how Fairtrade supports the Global Goals for Sustainable Development: [ Fairtr.de Link ]
Fairtrade can work with governments to help overcome the barriers to gender
The first Fairtrade certified all-women coffee cooperative in South East Asia has changed the lives of women coffee farmers in rural Aceh, Indonesia, giving them a voice to express themselves. Find out more: [ Fairtr.de Link ]
The first Fairtrade certified allwomen coffee cooperative in South East Asia has

Early Sounds of Success for South East Asia’s First All-Women Coffee Cooperative

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The cotton farmers of the Fairtrade certified group Pratibha - Vasudha Jaivik Krishi Kalyan Samiti are committed to offering their children quality education. They decide together how to spend the Fairtrade Premium to reach their goals, such as improving the education in their community: [ Vimeo.com Link ]
The cotton farmers of the Fairtrade certified group Pratibha Vasudha Jaivik Krishi

Better Schooling for the Children of Fairtrade Cotton Farmers

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Fred Walakira
Sustainable consumption & production requires the fostering of a policy & market environment that promotes social inclusion & economic wellbeing while living within our planetary boundaries. Find out how Fairtrade supports the Global Goals for Sustainable Development: [ Fairtr.de Link ]
Sustainable consumption production requires the fostering of a policy market env
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Fairtrade continues to grow steadily in Asia and the Pacific despite significant challenges. Driving positive changes in the producer organizations is our goal. Find out more: [ Fairtr.de Link ]
Fairtrade continues to grow steadily in Asia and the Pacific despite significant

Monitoring the Scope and Benefits of Fairtrade 2016

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Producers are increasingly feeling the brunt of climate change effects, including higher temperatures, increased rain, floods, and droughts. Fairtrade is raising awareness on climate change amongst producer organizations, and supporting them to develop adaptation plans.

Fairtrade producer Benny Mathew from the Fairtrade certified Suminter India Organic Farmers Consortium in Kerala shares his...
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Producers are increasingly feeling the brunt of climate change effects including higher

Fairtrade Climate Heroes in India

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Producers’ Fairtrade sales revenues were up by 14 percent in comparison with the previous year. Our experience shows that increased Fairtrade sales are the biggest driver of economic improvement. Find out more: [ Fairtr.de Link ]
Producers Fairtrade sales revenues were up by 14 percent in comparison with
The new programme “Women’s School of Leadership”, led by the producer network Fairtrade Africa, aims to improve women’s opportunities in cocoa communities in Côte d’Ivoire. Read more: [ Fairtr.de Link ]
The new programme Womens School of Leadership led by the producer network
Fairtrade supports producer communities to build programmes that address human rights issues in their communities, including those involving child and forced labour and gender-based violence. Find out more: [ Fairtr.de Link ]
Fairtrade supports producer communities to build programmes that address human r

Tackling Tough Obstacles - Fairtrade Annual Report

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As a first step to address the extremely low wages in the flower sector, Fairtrade has revised the standard requirements for flower farms, aiming to better protect flower workers against this issue. Read more: [ Fairtr.de Link ]
As a first step to address the extremely low wages in the

Revised Standard Aims to Improve Wages for Flower Workers

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Fairtrade seeks to deepen our impact through services & programmes. Read about this & our other strategic goals to 2020 here: [ Fairtr.de Link ]
Fairtrade seeks to deepen our impact through services programmes Read about this

Fairtrade Strategy: Changing Trade, Changing Lives

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Coffee is easily the biggest earner in terms of Fairtrade Premium in Latin America and the Caribbean and Fairtrade is working closely with producers and joining efforts with other organizations to make coffee production sustainable by strengthening the resilience of producer organizations to climate change: [ Fairtr.de Link ]
Coffee is easily the biggest earner in terms of Fairtrade Premium in
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