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Canada’s Fourth Fair Trade Designated School and Quebec’s Second!

Posted December 8th 2015

École secondaire Cavelier-De LaSalle becomes Canada’s fourth Fair Trade School. Fairtrade Canada’s newly launched Fair Trade School Program recognizes schools demonstrating strong commitment to fair trade. It is now a sustainable leader supporting the work and lives of more than 1.5 million Fairtrade farmers and workers across 74 countries.

“I am very impressed and touched by the engagement of the students in the Magasin du monde, Oxfam Quebec’s initiative. Their energy and their implication translate into positive concrete results for the farmers and the communities that are part of the Fairtrade system. Well done!” – Mélissa Dubé, Fair-trade Canada Read more

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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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