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Fairtrade team (and their monkey) win big

October 19, 2015

A big congratulations to the fair trade team at St Michael and All Angels Parish Church Bramcote who were awarded...

World Food Day - Have you missed the point?

October 16, 2015

This is not a day of celebration, but one of realisation. It’s a day to remind yourself that in the fight against poverty, against hunger… the job isn’t nearly done.

New stories, same issues.

October 28, 2015 - Sachin Shah, Traidcraft Campaigns Officer

This week, you may have seen on our website some new stories, videos and actions you can take as part of the Justice campaign. The stories may have changed, but the issues certainly haven’t.

What's VW got to do with the Justice campaign?

October 22, 2015 - Sachin Shah, Traidcraft Campaigns Officer

It’s been more than a year since Traidcraft launched a campaign saying that companies are getting away with causing harms to communities in developing countries. But are they really getting away with it? Let's take the example of Volkswagen...

Justice: time to call in the law

October 24, 2015 - Mary Milne, Traidcraft Campaigns Manager

Last month I had the privilege of travelling to Kankoyo in Zambia’s Copperbelt. I say privilege because it was an amazing experience and the generosity of the people I met was humbling. But in some respects it was also a terrible experience.