Monthly Archives: September 2011

Africa Fairtrade Convention Set for Nov 22-26 in Ghana


Fairtrade Africa recently announced that its annual convention is being planned for November 22-26, 2011, in Accra, Ghana. For the first time, Fairtrade Africa will set up simultaneously a Fairtrade & Organic Expo to create market opportunities for producers. This event will be the only continent-wide agricultural exhibition, bringing producers and traders together to do business. (more…)

“How Strong Are Labor Rights in Fair Trade” - webinar coming Sept 21


The next FTRN webinar on key issues in Fair Trade is addressing a topic of growing importance: “How Strong Are Labor Rights in Fair Trade?” Gain insights and ask your questions to experts by joining us live on Wednesday, September 21, from 1:00-1:50pm eastern. More info and register for webinar for $5. (more…)