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Last chance to be a part of our biggest ever appeal!
March 30, 2015
With only days to go until Fair Necessities comes to an end, we're calling for your donations to help some of the world's poorest smallholder farmers to build better lives.
Sweet taste of justice
March 30, 2015 - Alistair Leadbetter, supplier support co-ordinator
Fair trade is benefiting the sugar farmers of Swaziland - but they face challenges in the years ahead.
'We had to go through a lot of hardships' - Bilkis' story
March 25, 2015
Read how your donations to Fair Necessities will change lives, like that of Bangladeshi farmer Bilkis and her family.
Traidcraft launches toolkit to help stamp out child labour
March 18, 2015 - George Williams, Business & Training Consultant
With an estimated 150 million children engaged in child labour worldwide, Traidcraft is trying to help firms ensure children are not being exploited in their supply chains.
The Chilli-Growing Grandmas
March 16, 2015
There are 9 members of the Mavubetse Cooperative and they are all grandmothers...
Donate and make a difference this International Women's Day
March 06, 2015 - Press Release
Support the Fair Necessities Appeal to help empower women in the developing world
Have a FairPalm Sunday!
March 02, 2015
If you're searching for a fresh way to talk about Palm Sunday in your church, then maybe we have the answer.
Visit Mzuzu coffee farmers on our new tour to Malawi
March 04, 2015 - Lizzie White, Saddle Skedaddle
Savour the beautiful country of Malawi on our brand new Meet The People Tour - and meet the farmers who grow the beans for our Mzuzu fair trade coffee.
Nicola Sturgeon responds
March 27, 2015
Traidcraft has received the following response from the leader of the Scottish National Party to the Justice campaign.
A question to ask
March 16, 2015 - Mary Milne, Traidcraft Campaigns Manager
With the General Election campaign entering its final weeks, now is a great time to talk to the people who are hoping to become our Members of Parliament. We've come up with a question you could ask.
Why is the EU still clinging on to ISDS?
March 03, 2015
Traidcraft has long been concerned about the impact of trade and investment agreements on developing countries. Today we published a new report highlighting the damaging Investor State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) clause in investment agreements.