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Bay Area Fair Trade Coalition Meeting: All invited

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views on 5th August, 2009 | No Comments

Bay Area Fair Trade Coalition Meeting: All invitedGlobal Exchange is hosting this long-overdue meeting of the Fair Trade minds. Who is the Bay Area Fair Trade Coalition (BAFTC)?The Bay Area Fair Trade Coalition is a group of consumers, students, non-profits, Fair Trade businesses, activists and community members working together to raise awareness and build demand […]
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News Alert: Child Slaves Rescued from Cocoa Plantations

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views on 5th August, 2009 | 1 Comment

O.k. so this is big news, folks. Possibly one of the biggest Fair Trade news developments in years!Basically, an Interpol-led operation conducted by the Cote d’Ivoire police resulted in the rescue of more than 50 children and the arrest of at least eight individuals for the illegal recruitment of children. What does this have to […]
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