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 »
All across Canada, post-secondary students are working hard and finding creative ways to make their campuses more ethical and sustainable. Campuses in Winnipeg are celebrating the fair trade movement with a variety of activities this week. Check out the full list of campus events Read more »
Fair Trade in the News
- Selkirk, Man., earns fair trade town designation after community push – CBC Manitoba, May 13, 2017
- A cuppa ethics: Winnipeg closing in on fair trade label – Winnipeg Metro, May 5, 2017
- City could go fair trade – Winnipeg Sun, Apr 12, 2017