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10 Organic and Fairtrade products to choose this Organic September

Organic September has rolled around again, and it’s a good opportunity to look at the synergies between organic and Fairtrade.

A closer look at organic and Fairtrade supply chains

Clem Teagle from the Soil Association talks to us about why we should be thinking about each link in a supply chain. 

How to Grow Quinoa

Quinoa is so nutritious that NASA feeds it to astronauts on deep space missions. Long before NASA, the Inca called it the ‘mother grain’ and considered it a sacred gift from the gods. 

How recycling is improving the environment in Honduras

Recycling is now an issue of immense global importance as the world aims to minimise the negative impact of waste on the natural environment. 

Is the Coffee Industry Guilty of Exploitation?

The price for Arabica coffee beans has plummeted in recent weeks to below production costs, jeopardising the livelihoods of 25 million coffee farming families worldwide. Peter d'Angremond of Max Havelaar Foundation discusses the impact of the price crash and what we must do now to protect coffee farmers. 

What if commonwealth leaders and businesses got behind Fairtrade

The Commonwealth has largely dropped out of our collective consciousness as a body of influence and prestige, with many regarding it as historically compromised or associated with a contested vision of post-Brexit ‘Global Britain’.

Six ways Fairtrade is empowering women

At Fairtrade, we continue to promote gender equality in sectors that have long been male dominated. In celebration of International Women’s Day, here are six ways Fairtrade is pressing for progress and empowering women:

Meet Fairtrade flower farmer Rosemary Achieng

Rosemary Achieng a Fairtrade flower farmer from Kenya talks about how the Gender Committee has changed her life.

8 Fairtrade Easter Eggs to Bring Hope to Many

Easter means different things to different people – new life, hope, love and family – but one thing’s certain, by choosing Fairtrade chocolate this Easter you know you can help support farmers and workers around the world by sharing that hope and love a little bit further.