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The Fairtrade Foundation and leading food on-the-go retailer Greggs are proud to announce that from Thursday 5th May, customers will be able to buy Fairtrade bananas in 350 of its shops as part of the chain's commitment to extending its healthy snacking options.

COOP ANNOUNCES FURTHER BENEFITS

Today, at the Co-operative Group’s Annual General Meeting (AGM), The Fairtrade Foundation’s Chief Executive welcomed the retailer’s plans to deliver an additional £3m worth of benefits to Fairtrade farming communities over the next five years.

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.

Fairtrade Foundation Annual Report 2014 to 2015

One and half million farmers and workers round the world are benefiting from increased sales of Fairtrade products, according to a new report out today. Latest figures show producers received an estimated €105 million in Fairtrade Premium to invest in business and social projects – a 14 percent increase on the year before.

Fairtrade Jewellery Design category in Goldsmiths Craft and Design Council Awards

Submissions are now open for the Fairtrade Jewellery Design category of the Goldsmiths Craft & Design Council Awards 2018, sponsored by Ingle & Rhode.

Greater opportunity to source Fairtrade across new commodities

Expanding the ways in which farmers can get better access to world markets on Fairtrade terms is vital to give them a better deal and help tackle challenges such as commodity price fluctuations. 

Leading businesses join Fairtrade and Gold Standard in the fight against climate change

Paris, Dec 4, 2015. Some of Europe’s biggest businesses are among the first companies to commit to buying the innovative Fairtrade Carbon Credits which were launched during the UN climate change talks in Paris today.