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From Coffee and Tea to Fish in the Sea
All too often the news reports about marine species are grim: We read about declining fish stocks, illegal and unregulated fishing and the increasing...
Jul 2, 2014 5:40 PM ET
Change the World with Your Wardrobe
One year after the tragic Rana Plaza factory collapse in Bangladesh, sustinable, Fair Trade apparel is on the rise. 
May 12, 2014 1:40 PM ET
Kiva and Fair Trade USA Launch Microlending Program for Fair Trade Farmers
Fair Trade USA and Kiva are teaming up this Fair Trade Month to help small-scale coffee farmers improve their businesses through an unprecedented, user-funded micro-lending program. 
Oct 8, 2013 12:00 PM ET
Fair Trade for All
"I am the living image of a coffee farm worker in my country, and I am very proud to represent this image. We are not only farm workers, we are also professionals, we are experts in the area, but we are poor professionals. We are professionals that haven't had a chance to earn a stamp."- Leonardo Garcia, cherry picker, La Revancha, Nicaragua ...
Sep 17, 2013 1:00 PM ET
How Collaboration Creates Fair Trade from Farm-to-Shelf
We at TriplePundit call Fair Trade a win-win-win. But there’s a lot of work still to be done. Despite its successes, the Fair Trade movement reaches less than 1 percent of of the 2 billion people living in poverty around the world. How can groups that are passionate about making change work together to solve an intricate and complicated problem that spans the globe?...
Feb 11, 2013 11:30 AM ET