More money for organic Fairtrade cotton producers

More money for organic Fairtrade cotton producers

Fairtrade International has just launched a pilot project with the small producers of Fairtrade certified cotton so that they get more money for the cotton they produce. Small organic cotton producers will directly receive an additional bonus to reward the essential work they do to protect ecosystems.

How Fair Trade is empowering women in the fashion industry

How Fair Trade is empowering women in the fashion industry

The history of the fashion industry relies on centuries of human and environmental exploitation. From the cultivation of cotton, historically marked by slave labour, to the garment factories, real sweatshops, women and girls carry endless hours working at a furious...

The first online store dedicated to Fairtrade fashion in Canada

The first online store dedicated to Fairtrade fashion in Canada

etik & co is a young Montréal-based company whose mission, summed up in its slogan “Slow and fair fashion”, is to curate ethical fashion items that meet the highest standards for human rights and the respect for the environment. For the first time in Canada, a...