Archive | April, 2013

Enter Prize Drawing for WFTD to Win 20 lbs. of Wholesome Sweeteners Products

Enter the World Fair Trade Day 2013 Prize Drawing, organized by Fair Trade Resource Network, to win a large basket of Wholesome Sweetners products. Limit of one entry (email address) per person. Entries accepted up until end of May 19, 2013. Enter Prize Drawing 1 winner, to be randomly selected on May 20, 2013, will […]

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“Fair Trade Beyond 2015″ Campaign Seeks for Fair Trade to Influence UN’s Next Framework After Millenium Development Goals

“Fair Trade Beyond 2015″ campaign seeks to speak with a strong voice for Fair Trade in the global sustainable development framework when the current United Nations Millenium Development Goals (MDGs) come to an end. The list of signatory mayors and supporting civil society organizations will be officially presented to the Brazilian Social Affairs Ministers at […]

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Mother’s Day Campaign Launched by FTUSA

Fair Trade USA has launched a campaign to highlight Fair Trade Certified during Mother’s Day, with producer stories, recipes, coupons on Fair Trade products, and downloadable images and social media messages. The campaign is also part of World Fair Trade Day outreach in N. America. More at http://fairtradeusa.org/moms Campaign organizers can find downloadable materials and […]

Africa Cotton Producers Form New Cotton Network Within Fairtrade Africa

(Note – this post was corrected on 4-22-13 to report that the new cotton network operates within Fairtrade Africa, not as a 4th regional producer network in the FLO system) A new producer network, within Fairtrade Africa, has been created by cotton producers from Benin, Burkina Faso, Mali and Senegal. They met in Dakar to […]

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