The latest news and press releases from Fairtrade America.
The extra money paid to certified farmers and workers for each sale on Fairtrade terms has risen above the $115 million mark for the first time, according to new figures released today. Fairtrade producers invested this Premium according to their priorities.
This week, the Fairtrade International team is at COP21 in Paris, advocating on behalf of small-scale farmers who are affected by Climate Change.
New Fairtrade Climate Standard enables smallholders and rural communities to fight climate change.
The following statement comes from Fairtrade International.
Washington, DC July 22, 2015 —Fairtrade America is pleased to announce the appointment of Rodney North as the non-profit organization’s Director of Marketing and External Relations.
Our executive director Hans Theyer represented the international Fairtrade system this week at the United Nations and delivered remarks yesterday at the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) meeting on the Sustainable Development Goals.