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Indiegogo Campaign: Palestinian Women Sew for Change
Business  (tags: Indiegogo, women, traditional embroidery, fund raising, income, fair trade, Sunbula, cooperatives, marketing, Palestine )

Evelyn
- 43 days ago - indiegogo.com
Help Palestinian women create traditional works of art that support their families. Sunbula, a fair trade organization in Jerusalem, helps link small women's cooperatives, & families with the needles, thread & fabric they need to sew, and with markets
Take ACTION | International Labor Rights Forum
Business  (tags: fair trade, corruption, corporate, money, business, labor, world )

Nancy
- 643 days ago - action.laborrights.org
This week the International Labor Rights Forum released a report detailing how the Swiss-based Institute for Marketecology's (IMO) Fair for Life fair trade label neglected to intervene to uphold its commitment to fair trade standards.
Tell Whole Foods: Don't Sell Chocolate Made By Companies Profiting From Child Labor.
Business  (tags: children, ethics, food, child, abuse, rights, labor, trafficing, Whole Foods, chocolate, fair trade )

Rock
- 751 days ago - act.sumofus.org
Child labor is rampant in the chocolate industry. A study commissioned by the U.S. government found that nearly 2 million children are working to produce cocoa in West Africa and that unsafe working conditions, forced labor, and human trafficking exist.
Bring Jobs Home ACTION
Business  (tags: usa, tpp, fair trade, economy, transparency, labor, jobs, unemployment, labor, money, business )

Nancy
- 879 days ago - act.aflcio.org
We've heard it before. Politicians and corporate CEOs promised us "free trade agreements," like NAFTA, would create jobs and build the U.S. economy. But the reality has been very different from the rhetoric.
Tell Starbucks and Green Mountain to Support Small Fair Trade Farmers ACTION US
Business  (tags: consumers, corporate, environment, coffee, Starbucks, Green Mountain, fair trade )

Nancy
- 904 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
Small producers and democratic cooperatives are core to the founding principles of the fair trade movement and market. By definition, small producers are vulnerable, excluded and under-resourced in the global market.
Stop TransFair's "FairWash" of Personal Care!
Business  (tags: fair trade, NAD, Dr Bronner's )

Nancy
- 1243 days ago - capwiz.com
The National Advertising Division (NAD) of the Council of Better Business Bureaus recommended that TransFair USA require its licensees to stop ¨fair washing¨ personal-care brands by allowing brands to market their product as fair trade when only 2% to 5%
Tell Your Supermarkets to Go Fair Trade! TAKE ACTION!
Business  (tags: Fair Trade, business, investing, SustainableDevelopment )

Nancy
- 1321 days ago - greenamerica.org
More and more Americans are looking for Fair Trade products and sales are growing. But Fair Trade products still represent a tiny portion of the marketplace. In order to benefit millions more people, we need to dramatically increase Fair Trade sales.
Take Action | ILRF. Raise the Bar, Hershey!
Business  (tags: fair trade, human rights, chocolate, cocoa, USA, petition, action, Hershey, child labour, children rights )

Alicia
- 1344 days ago - action.laborrights.org
As a chocolate consumer, I am deeply concerned about labor rights abuses in the cocoa industry. Forced labor, trafficking and child labor continue on West Africa's cocoa farms... Please sign the petition, only for US, sorry!
Tell Big Chocolate CEOS We Want Fair Trade Cocoa. TAKE ACTION!
Business  (tags: business, chocolat industry, Human Rights, Fair Trade, Mars Chocolate, Hershey Company, Cargill, CEOs, ethics, children, exploitation, slavery, "blood" chocolate, petition )

Marta
- 1561 days ago - humantrafficking.change.org
Rampant exploitation and slavery of workers in the cocoa industry continues. About 3.6 million children work on cocoa farms, earning very little to no pay under horrific conditions.
Spring Revival Blend Coffee: A Story of Rwandan Survival and Revival
Business  (tags: Rwanda, coffee, fair trade, americans, business, consumers, economy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, farming, farms, GoodNews, humans, investments, investing, investors, money, news, SustainableDevelopment, world )

Brian
- 1708 days ago - greenmountaincafe.com
Today, Rwanda is one of the hottest origins in specialty coffee, with a well-deserved reputation for high-quality beans. Fair Trade prices, and the training offered by industry experts like Lindsey, are allowing farmers to make a living off their land.
Could Your Town Be a Fair Trade Town?
Business  (tags: fair trade, fair trade towns, business, consumers, corporate, economy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, farming, farms, GoodNews, humans, news, society, SustainableDevelopment, world )

Brian
- 1721 days ago - greenmountaincafe.com
Why Fair Trade Towns? More and more of us care about where our food comes from and how it is grown and processed. We feel a responsibility to better understand the impact that our consumption has on the communities that produce the goods we purchase.
Fair Trade, Decoded
Business  (tags: Fair Trade, Decoded )

PElAgUS
- 2493 days ago - tsl.pomona.edu
I approached the Pitzer Grovehouse kitchen manager, Rachel, with questions about available Fair Trade products.
   

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