Blog Main Banner Image

News & Blog

Read archived news from Traidcraft.

Flying the Flag for Fair Trade at St Edmund’s School, Canterbury!

May 27, 2016

We love hearing from our supporters, and stories from schools can often be the most inspirational!

Rice, Justice and Unusual Holiday destinations...

May 25, 2016

Around half the world’s population eat rice everyday – so why is so little of it fair trade? Find out in episode 9 of the Traidcraft podcast...

Because Justice Matters...

May 24, 2016 - Mary Milne

Mary Milne recalls her trip to Zambia and explains why justice is so important for the people living there.

Why Are Dates an Important Food During Ramadan?

May 11, 2016

Read our latest blog on the hidden depths of dates and their significance during Ramadan.

A disappointment... and a glimmer of hope

May 27, 2016 - Mary Milne, Traidcraft Campaigns Manager

The government has finally published the updated National Action Plan on Business and Human Rights but there’s very little that’s new. We’re disappointed but we’re not losing heart.

'Doing good business' at breakfast time

May 10, 2016 - Liz May, Head of Policy & Advocacy at Traidcraft

With the government's Anti-Corruption Summit taking place later this week, Traidcraft and others held a breakfast briefing yesterday in Parliament. Read Liz May's speech to the meeting in full on our blog.