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Dinner with Holy Land and a Reality Tour to Palestine

Posted by in Global Exchange Fair Trade Campaign, Global Exchange Store Updates on 9th July, 2014 | 2 Comments

Holy Land PestoQ: What has a robust aroma, flavors evocative of fresh fruit, a peppery bite and a hint of bitterness? A: Holy Land olive oil from Palestine, available at Global Exchange Fair Trade shop in Berkeley.

From the Native Olive Trees in Palestine to Your Table

Posted by in Global Exchange Store Updates on 14th July, 2010 | No Comments

canaanJoin us Saturday July 17, 11-4pm at the San Francisco and Berkeley Global Exchange stores to taste Canaan FairTrade, organic olive oil from Palestine, the ancient home of olive oil.

September 2007: Visit with Palestinian Artisans

Posted by in Fair Trade News & Views, Global Exchange Store Updates on 19th September, 2007 | No Comments

The Online Store’s Abby Edelman recently visited the Idna Ladies’ Association in the remote town of Idna, in the Palestinian Territory. The association uses the traditional Palestinian cross-stitch technique to embroider a wide range of products. The association provides vital income to its’ 45 women members, very often they are the only source of income […]