In today’s world, where we face serious environmental problems, it’s more important than ever to adopt farming practices that are both sustainable and ethical. Fair trade initiatives, which emphasize treating farmers fairly and taking care of the environment, are crucial… Read moreFair Trade and Biodiversity Conservation: A Path to Sustainable Agriculture and Ecosystem Protection
Many cocoa and coffee farmers rely only on selling their goods in the European Union Market to make a living. Recently, the European Commission proposed a new regulation on deforestation-free products. Fairtrade International’s response to the new European Union draft legislation on combating deforestation argues that it would have a devastating impact on smallholder cocoa and coffee farmers.
Seven Latin American agricultural ministers have expressed concern on behalf of banana producers about the price decline that is affecting everyone in the banana industry. Here’s what you need to know to get a better understanding of the issue.
Fairtrade and B Corp certified companies are leading the way in pushing towards the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. Recently, B Lab interviewed two companies who provide great examples of B Corp and Fairtrade certified companies who are creating a more… Read moreWhat Fairtrade and B Corp Companies Are Doing to Improve Supply Chains