The latest press releases and statements from the Fairtrade Foundation.
Fairtrade comment that the duty-free, quota-free offer of the new taxation bill could be extended.
Response to article outlining historic issues of financial mismanagement at a Fairtrade certified flower farm.
"The Trade Bill looks like a missed opportunity for the government to place poverty reduction at the heart of future trade deals, and to ensure open and democratic scrutiny of future trade negotiations."
23 more of the world's most renowned clothing and textile companies, including Burberry, Adidas, Kathmandu and Timberland today pledged to use 100% sustainable cotton by 2025.
MINISTERS MUST ENSURE PROPER SCRUTINY POWERS FOR ALL PARLIAMENTARIANS, NEW RESEARCH REVEALS
It is vital that we think about the UK’s future trade policy, from the point of view of those producers, many in poorer countries, who depend on the UK market for export.
From September 2017, the Fairtrade Foundation is teaming up with the National Union of Students to pilot a new Fairtrade Award for Universities and Colleges across the UK.
Professor Bob Doherty has been appointed as a new Trustee of the Fairtrade Foundation.