May 25, 2014
When I visited the Mbale region of eastern Uganda, I wasn’t sure what I was going to see. I had heard that Fairtrade provides education, access to health, better terms of trade, minimum prices and respect for the environment. But is it true?
March 1, 2012
Some startling numbers to process: India is about 150 times the size of Wales with around 400 times more people, yet whilst an average farmer in Wales will have about 100 hectares, most farmers in India have a mere 1 hectare with which to support their family. 66% of Indians are farmers but 40% of [...]
February 28, 2012
A Cardiff company has given its backing to Fairtrade with the movement’s annual fortnight of awareness kicking-off this month. Industrial Training Services, which specialises in Fork Truck and other forms of industrial training, has taken the step to supply visitors, staff and trainees to its premises with Fairtrade products in conjunction with another local business. [...]