News Updates

  • Halloween, Chocolate and the Ghostly Cocoa Industry

    Posted October 31st 2018

    It’s Halloween and everyone will be getting lots of treats! But do you know where your chocolate was made, and who made it? Read More »

  • Near & Fair Dinner 2018

    Posted October 25th 2018

    Thanks to everyone who dined with us and supported our first ever Near & Fair Dinner, celebrating Manitoba’s connections and commitment to fair trade! Read More »

  • Join us for Near & Fair - A Celebration of Manitoba’s Connections to Fair Trade

    Posted August 28th 2018

    Celebrate Winnipeg’s first anniversary as a Fair Trade City with a night of good food, friends and fair trade. Read More »

  • Become a Manitoba Fair Trade Ambassador

    Posted January 22nd 2018

    Are you interested in fair trade, sustainability and social justice? Take your interest to the next level with the Manitoba Fair Trade Ambassador Program, a new initiative from Fair Trade Manitoba and the Canadian Fair Trade Network. Read More »

  • Attend the 6th National Fair Trade Conference in Vancouver

    Posted November 28th 2017

    For its 6th year, the National Fair Trade Conference heads to Vancouver, BC, where the Canadian Fair Trade Network and many other industry leaders got their start. Read More »

  • Winnipeg is a Fair Trade City

    Posted September 29th 2017

    Today the City of Winnipeg joins a global movement to drive social and environmental sustainability by becoming Canada’s 25th Fair Trade Town. The city joins 1,999 communities around the world as a supporter of fairer conditions and better wages for the farmers and workers who make and grow the products we import from the Global South. Read More »

  • Winnipeg Celebrates National Coffee Day

    Posted September 28th 2017

    Fair Trade Winnipeg and the City of Winnipeg invite you to celebrate National Coffee Day at City Hall with a free cup of Winnipeg’s Finest Fairtrade coffee. Read More »

  • Fair Trade Campus Week 2017

    Posted September 25th 2017

    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 »

  • Selkirk becomes Manitoba’s third designated Fair Trade Town

    Posted May 16th 2017

    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 »

  • Celebrate World Fair Trade Day this Saturday

    Posted May 11th 2017

    Join the World’s Biggest Fair Trade Celebration On May 12-14 over 1.5 million people will be showing solidarity with farmers and producers around the globe by celebrating the benefits of fair trade and recognizing the positive impact ethical purchasing has on people throughout the supply chain. Join the celebration by checking out the following activities Read More »

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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