Why Buy Fair Trade?
Fair trade is a powerful tool that goes beyond charity and other aid programs, aiming to empower marginalized producers in improving their own living conditions. With the proper resources, capacity, and key relationships, disadvantaged producers are able to earn their own means to a better life for themselves and their communities. Learn more about Fair Trade »
The movement has taken hold in the City of Selkirk. Thanks to the tremendous support of local businesses, community groups and engaged youth, the city has officially earned its designation as a Fair Trade Town. Read more » or browse past updates »
Fair Trade in the News
- Wheat city earns top honour – Brandon Sun, Mar 3, 2017
- Cross to the dark side this Valentine’s Day – The Express Weekly News, Feb 14, 2017
- Local business leader advocating fair trade in Winnipeg – The Lance, Mar 8, 2016