Search Results


Showing 1261 - 1269 of 1774 results

statement on the appointment of new International Trade Secretary of State

At the news that Liam Fox has been appointed as Secretary of State for the Department for International Trade in Theresa May's new Cabinet, Fairtrade called on Dr Fox to ensure that future trade deals do as much as possible to reduce global poverty. 

Fairtrade unveils nationwide push to promote Fairtrade Gold jewellery

The Fairtrade Foundation today unveiled an exciting new initiative as part of its Fairtrade Gold campaign, tagged ‘I DO’, to stamp out practices that have tarnished the jewellery industry’s reputation.  

Shoppers expect business and government to make food fairer

Two in three people believe farmers are underpaid but 58% would pay more if they knew producers received fairer prices Majority of public recognise that more must be done to ensure the future sustainability of food

KENYAN GOLD MINER BOOSTS AWARENESS OF FAIRTRADE GOLD THROUGH NATIONWIDE TOUR

A special guest from Kenya will speak at events across England, Scotland and Wales as part of a nationwide push tagged ‘I DO’ to stamp out practices that have tarnished the jewellery industry’s reputation.

Response to announcement that Tchibo has bought independent coffee roaster Matthew Algie

The Fairtrade Foundation congratulates  the UK’s leading independent coffee roaster Matthew Algie on its acquisition by the family-owned German coffee and food service business Tchibo, and hopes this amalgamation will benefit the coffee communities that rely on Fairtrade sales to both companies.

Fairtrade at Wines of South Africa Trade Tasting Event

The Fairtrade Foundation will exhibit a wide selection of Fairtrade-certified wines at the WOSA Intrepid South Africa trade tasting on Thursday 8th September 2016, at Tobacco Dock in Wapping, London.

Fairtrade calls on David Cameron to stop trade deals undermining global poverty goals

New research shows bad trade decisions set to deepen poverty in some of Africa’s poorest countries

Dominica farmers

Tropical storm Erika left a trail of destruction across Dominica when it hit the Caribbean island on 28 August. The storm left at least 20 people dead and 31 missing, destroyed homes and caused an estimated USD$ 612.7 million damage to the island’s infrastructure. Our thoughts go out to the families affected.

David Cameron must do more to improve trade and tackle poverty

The Fairtrade Foundation welcomed the news that the UK government is investing in the Caribbean to help develop trade and development, but warned that the government’s action on trade policies must match the rhetoric.