This Fair Trade Day, we celebrate solutions
for people and planet!
Innovations that empower women
Fair Trade Enterprises have 52% female CEOs. Fair Trade business models provide a space for women to become leaders.
Innovations that create economic opportunities
Humankind has developed rapidly, leaving behind many and resulting in vast inequality. Fair Trade Enterprises are born to counter this trend by creating decent work and sustainable livelihoods.
Our mission-led members work towards creating more economic opportunities. Explore some of our inspiring members:
Maquita, Camari, Sasha, CORR the Jute Works, Eswatini Kitchen, Township Patterns, Gepa, Malongo, Les Jardins de Gaia
Innovations that save the planet
Irresponsible production destroys the planet. Fair Trade Enterprises exist to provides alternatives with responsible and sustainable production.
Innovations in product development
New product designs by Fair Trade Enterprises blend traditional skills and techniques with modern style, allowing consumers to live an ethical lifestyle.
WORLD FAIRTRADE DAY: 11TH MAY 2019Millions of farmers who produce the food we eat don’t earn enough to feed their own families. You can help change this.
World Fairtrade Day takes place on 11th May 2019.
The aim of the day is to celebrate Fairtrade and encourage the public to, where possible, #choosefairtradeproducts, becoming fair and ethical consumers.
It’s easy to take part.
1. Share why you #choosefairtrade on your social channels to be in to win awesome Fairtrade prizes (more info on this to come soon)
2. Host an event. From a coffee break at work, an educational event at school or a picnic in your local park, there’s a Fairtrade event for everyone, wherever you are.
Find out more or request education materials by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org