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May 23, 2017, 13:15 ET Fair Trade Advocates Respond to Trump: Renegotiation of NAFTA Must Include Farmers and Labor Groups

Last week President Trump announced plans to formally renegotiate NAFTA—the North American Free Trade Agreement. Trump campaigned on a promise to...


May 03, 2017, 13:31 ET Fair World Project Launches Grow Ahead Crowdfunding Platform to Facilitate Direct Lending and More for Small-Scale Farmers

Leading fair trade advocacy organization, Fair World Project (FWP), has announced the launch of Grow Ahead, a crowdfunding platform to facilitate...


Oct 24, 2016, 11:01 ET New Report from Fair World Project Evaluates Certification Programs that Seek to Ensure Transparency and Integrity of Working Conditions for Farmworkers

Fair World Project, a project of the Organic Consumers Association, the nation's largest network of green and ethical consumers, has released a new...


Sep 13, 2016, 11:25 ET Fair World Project Applauds Resolution to Four-Year Labor Dispute Between Farmworkers and Supplier to Driscoll Berries in Washington State

Fair World Project, a project of the Organic Consumers Association, the nation's largest network of green and ethical consumers, is proud to announce ...


Sep 08, 2016, 12:29 ET Fair World Project Releases Statement on US, China Formal Sign-On to Paris Climate Agreement

Fair World Project (FWP), a campaign of the Organic Consumers Association, the nation's largest network of green and ethical consumers, welcomes the...


Apr 07, 2015, 02:28 ET Leading Fair Trade Advocacy Organization Releases New Documentary About Reversing Climate Change through Regenerative Organic Agriculture

Leading Fair Trade advocacy organization, Fair World Project (FWP), has released a new 17 min. documentary highlighting the role of industrial...


Sep 09, 2014, 10:15 ET Message to United Nations: Small Farmers Are Key to Reversing Climate Change and Feeding the World

Fair World Project (FWP), a campaign of the Organic Consumers Association, the nation's largest network of green and ethical consumers, and The Latin ...


Apr 24, 2013, 09:00 ET Fair World Project: Fair Trade USA Undermines Fair Trade Principles and Producers to Accommodate Products Such as Hershey's "Greenwashed" Chocolate

Fair World Project (FWP), a project of the Organic Consumers Association, the nation's largest network of green and ethical consumers, opposes Fair...


Oct 03, 2011, 10:27 ET Running to Fair Trade: A Taste of Palestine

Fair World Project (FWP), Canaan Fair Trade and Run Across Palestine (RAP) are joining together to produce the Taste of Palestine Tour from Feb. 3rd...


Sep 10, 2010, 09:00 ET Fair World Project: New Voice for Fair Trade Movement in Organic Sector and Beyond

The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) launched the Fair World Project (FWP) today to promote fair trade in commerce, especially in organic...