The latest press releases and statements from the Fairtrade Foundation.
The Fairtrade Foundation has responded to the publication of tariffs that would apply in the event of a no-deal Brexit, by asking for more information on how these changes might impact developing country producers.
Fairtrade Fortnight, running from Monday 25 February – Sunday 10 March, sees a wide range of UK businesses from Waitrose & Partners to Divine backing Fairtrade’s cocoa campaign.
The Fairtrade Foundation’s new campaign calls on the UK Government and companies to ensure cocoa farmers earn living incomes by 2030 in line with the UN’s Global Goals to end poverty.
For the first time ever, four leading ethical, certified Fairtrade Gold jewellers come together to exhibit their Fairtrade Gold showstopper pieces at the renowned London Fashion Week.
Fairtrade Fortnight is the highlight of the year for the Fairtrade movement in the UK and in 2019 it will run from Monday 25 February until Sunday 10 March. Fairtrade is also celebrating 25 years of Fairtrade in the UK.
Fairtrade and ethical food pioneer and advisor Simon Wright of OF+ Consulting has been announced as the latest Trustee to join the Fairtrade Foundation’s Board.
Competition Law is undermining the UK business efforts to work together to end poverty in some of the world’s poorest countries, according to new research from the Fairtrade Foundation.