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Fair Trade Roundup: Fair Trade Calendar Photo Contest is On!

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Fair Trade Roundups, Featured on 5th June, 2012 | No Comments

Fair Trade calendar contestSpring is in the air, and Fair Trade news abounds. This month in our Fair Trade Roundup, we”ve got some key dates for you to remember, plus an abundance of Fair Trade news you can use.
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Fair Trade Roundup: CNN Tackles Child Slavery, Hershey Action Alert, and Big Events on the Horizon

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Fair Trade Roundups on 30th January, 2012 | 1 Comment

Graphic Credit: http://thecnnfreedomproject.blogs.cnn.comLots going on in the Fair Trade movement, which is nothing unusual these days! This month’s roundup includes a video sneak peek of CNN’s modern slavery segment, Fair Trade event news you need to know, and a handy dandy list of Fair Trade news articles.
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Fair Trade Roundup: World Fair Trade Day Report Back

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Fair Trade Roundups on 17th May, 2011 | 2 Comments

WFTD_tracker50000-300x268World Fair Trade Day has come and gone. See how many events took place around the US and Canada, plus add your own event if you held an event to honor the occasion. Also read about Ben & Jerry, hosts of our upcoming Human Rights Awards gals, and more in our Fair Trade Roundup.
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Fair Trade Roundup: Hershey Brand Jam Contest Prize Winning Video

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Fair Trade Roundups, Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign, Global Exchange Store Updates on 4th May, 2011 | No Comments

bradThis week, check out the grand prize winning video that mocks Hershey, find out about some exciting events coming up, and how one business went 100%…twice!
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Fair Trade Roundup: Hershey’s CEO Showered With Flowers & Valentines?

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Fair Trade Roundups, Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign on 22nd February, 2011 | 1 Comment

valentineFair Trade Webinars are in the Air! Read about what’s coming up, plus how Fair Trade advocates expressed themselves to Hershey’s CEO this Valentine’s Day.
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Fair Trade Roundup: Big Companies Making the Switch

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Fair Trade Roundups on 16th February, 2011 | 1 Comment

everjean_choc_2-14_postThis week in our Fair Trade Roundup, you’ll read about Fair Trade pledges made by a couple of big companies, plus find out who just got added on as a panelist for the upcoming controversial webinar about minimum content standards. Oh, and whole lot more!
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Introducing Weekly Fair Trade Round Up

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Fair Trade Roundups, Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign, Global Exchange Store Updates on 9th February, 2011 | 3 Comments

hersheykisscard-1What started as a once-in-a while blog post has turned into a weekly series. There’s lots going on in the Fair Trade movement, so look to our weekly Round Ups for current updates. And now, on to this weeks’ round up.
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Help Get Our Photos into the FTRN 2011 Calendar!

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views on 18th June, 2010 | No Comments

sewing-women-in-rajasthan-indiaThe Fair Trade Resource Network is holding a contest to determine which photos will go into their 2011 Calendar. Global Exchange Fair Trade has submitted 5 GREAT PHOTOS from our artisan trips to India, South Africa and Peru.
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