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Business partnerships boost Fairtrade

New business partnerships have driven sales of Fairtrade products in a “pivotal year” for the scheme. “Fairtrade has really begun to demonstrate how by working together, companies and charities can drive impact and support communities to develop industries, boosting local economies and enabling societies to flourish,” said Fairtrade Foundation CEO Michael Gidney. More than 400…
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70,000 call on UK Government to help Make Bananas Fair

MORE THAN 70,000 people from across the UK have joined the Fairtrade Foundation in calling on the UK Government to intervene in supermarket price wars which are causing tens of thousands of banana farmers to live in poverty.                   Following World Fair Trade Day (10 May 2014)…
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