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 »
Put a little extra love into your baking by choosing Fairtrade ingredients this holiday season! Not only will your loved ones get to enjoy some tasty treats, you’ll also be spreading good cheer by empowering people around the world and respecting the environment. Read more » or browse past updates »
Fair Trade in the News
- Local business leader advocating fair trade in Winnipeg – The Lance, Mar 8, 2016
- Students at Humber College in Ontario discuss efforts to become a Fair Trade Campus – YouTube, Mar 2, 2016
- Manitoba Youth Speak Out: Spoken Word Project Focuses on Fair Trade – Manitoba Council for International Cooperation, Feb 25, 2016