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 »

News Update

Celebrate World Fair Trade Day in Manitoba this Saturday

This Saturday people in Canada and around the world are coming together to celebrate the fair trade movement in a global day of activation for real change. Join Fair Trade Manitoba and fair trade supporters in your community to show that you care about the farmers, workers and communities that produce the items that bring joy into your life, whether it’s a cup of coffee shared with friends, a decadent chocolate treat or your favourite cotton t-shirt. Read more » or browse past updates »

Featured Campaign

Fair Trade Winnipeg Campaign

Based on Fair Trade Canada criteria, currently 21 towns and cities are recognized as Fair Trade, including Toronto, Vancouver and Edmonton. Our goal is to make Winnipeg next. Read more » or browse campaigns »

Fair Trade in the News

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This program was made possible with financial support of the Government of Manitoba,
and was undertaken with the financial support of the Government of Canada provided through Global Affairs Canada (GAC)

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