Tag: Fair Trade Fortnight

Beginning of Fair Trade Fortnight_3rd August 2018

Fairtrade Fortnight WHO WE ARE Fairtrade Australia & New Zealand works directly with businesses, consumers and campaigners to make trade fair by securing a better deal for farmers and workers. The global Fairtrade system is governed by a Board of Directors and a General Assembly of members, which is comprised of 50 percent producers and 50 percent… Continue Reading Beginning of Fair Trade Fortnight_3rd August 2018

Fair Trade Fortnight, Friday 6 – Sunday 22 May: How you can get involved

  Friday 6th May marks the first day of 2016’s Fair Trade Fortnight, which, according to Fair Trade Australia and New Zealand is an annual, nationwide celebration of all things fair trade and the difference that choosing fair makes for millions of farmers and workers in developing countries.   Here’s some information about what Fair Trade… Continue Reading Fair Trade Fortnight, Friday 6 – Sunday 22 May: How you can get involved

Fair Trade Fortnight 2015: Consider the 10 Principles of Fair Trade

During Fair Trade Fortnight 2015, (beginning Saturday 9th of May) let us consider (See-Judge-Act) the following principles and take action accordingly.   The World Fair Trade Organisation Prescribes 10 Principles:   Principle # 1: Creating opportunities for disadvantaged producers (economically marginalised) Poverty reduction through trade must form a key part of the organisation’s aims. The… Continue Reading Fair Trade Fortnight 2015: Consider the 10 Principles of Fair Trade

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