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IDH Banana Commitment – one year on

Find out what steps Fairtrade and UK retailers have taken to close the living wage gap in international banana supply chains by 2027.

4 min read | March 13, 2024

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3 Fairtrade farmers tackling the climate crisis

Foncho, Sadick, Liliane and Mauro are tackling the impact of climate change so they can keep growing the foods we love in the UK.

6 min read | December 12, 2023

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30 ways to celebrate 30 years of Fairtrade

We’ve put together a list of 30 ways you can celebrate 30 years of the FAIRTRADE Mark.

7 min read | September 18, 2023

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Deborah Osei-Mensah Fairtrade ambassador

Deborah’s story: ‘There is hope if there is certification.’

Fairtrade ambassador Deborah Osei-Mensah explains how Fairtrade farmers are tackling climate change – and what world leaders need to do.

3 min read | November 11, 2022

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Sandra Uwera Fairtrade Global CEO

Fairtrade demands action from delegates at COP27

Fairtrade calls on Member States at COP27 to ‘honour their climate promises’ and ‘act now’ for our planet’s farmers.

2 min read | November 7, 2022

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Sustainable skincare for your Fairtrade beauty routine

Did you know you can buy beauty products made with Fairtrade ingredients? Fairtrade body butters, bath oils, hand creams and cosmetics can all be found on the high street.

2 min read | November 1, 2022

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Shopper picks up Fairtrade bananas next to Fairtrade avocados

Are Fairtrade products really more expensive?

The cost of living is rising for everyone, including for the people growing and producing our food and goods. 11 reasons why choosing Fairtrade for your shopping might be a lot cheaper than you might expect.

4 min read | September 5, 2022

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Top 12 facts about Fairtrade bananas

In the UK we eat over 5 billion bananas every year. How much do you know about this delicious and versatile fruit?

4 min read | August 24, 2022

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Fairtrade Staff in Banana Costumes at Tower Bridge London 2019

Volunteers Week : shining a light on the impact of volunteers

To celebrate Volunteers Week 2022, Fairtrade volunteer Lami Abrahams shares her reasons for volunteering and the value volunteers bring to an organisation.

4 min read | May 31, 2022

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Three reasons to be excited about our partnership with Mars

We’ve listed three elements of the Mars, Fairtrade and ECOOKIM partnership that highlight why this programme is novel, ambitious and urgently needed.

4 min read | April 21, 2022

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