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Comment on BBC1s Fashions Dirty Secret

Commenting on BBC1’s Fashion’s Dirty Secret: Stacey Dooley Investigates, aired 8th October 2018, a spokesperson for the Fairtrade Foundation said:

Conference calls for fashion industry to reach critical mass for cotton farmers through Fairtrade

Delegates at a high-profile conference on sustainability called on the world’s top fashion brands and retailers to include sustainably sourced cotton into their fibre strategy. Extreme poverty that lies at the heart of so many of the fashion industry’s social issues can only be tackled if brands commit to souring the fibre responsibly and at scale.

Join Fairtrades ethical advent with prizes to win each day

A year’s supply of chocolate, delightful Fairtrade Gold jewellery, thirty-six bottles of wine, or is it vegan peanut butter you’re after this Christmas? If you’re looking for an unusual and ethical way to count down to Christmas – then look no further! Want to celebrate without breaking the bank – sorted! Excited to learn more about where your gifts are coming from – no problem!

Fairtrade and the global fair trade movement call for trade justice

In the run-up to the global COP25 climate summit, the global fair trade movement urges Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to recognise fair trade policies and practices as a crucial component of addressing the climate crisis.

We must come together at this difficult time

These are unprecedented and difficult times, which bring with them challenges to life and liberty that have not been experienced before, certainly not within our lifetimes. Even as we are being instructed to self- isolate and move apart, emotionally we also must find ways to come together, to act and be as one with our neighbours, our friends and our families, here and across the globe.

Connected community supporting each other through the COVID -19 crisis

Around the world, business is adapting to minimise the spread of COVID-19. At Fairtrade Foundation, we’re doing our part by working virtually and following the recommendations of the British government and the World Health Organization (WHO). Our work is ongoing and we’re committed to assisting the producers that are at the heart of our system.

Fairtrade response to draft London Food Strategy

A response to the publication of the draft London Food Strategy by Mayor of London Sadiq Khan.

Fairtrade Foundation Annual Report 2016 to 2017

The Fairtrade Foundation annual report, showing data and statistics for 2016 to 2017 has been published.

Fairtrade and Colombian President meet to tackle coffee crisis

Fairtrade International: Bogotá, May 31 2019 - The leaders of Colombia and Fairtrade met yesterday [May 30] to discuss ways out of the global coffee price crisis which is driving millions of coffee farmers further into poverty.