Five stories from behind the scenes. Climate Justice: #LetsDoItFair

We often draw attention to the disproportionate effect of climate change on producers in poorer countries, but we also want to emphasise the positive.  Fair trade enterprises through invention, creativity and necessity are pioneering new ways to produce and trade in the middle of a climate crisis.

Click Behind the scenes climate stories for a PDF of our five stories

Here are five very short  stories from behind the scenes which illustrate Fair Trade’s alternative solutions to global warming: upcycling, natural processes and products, solar power, carbon neutral clothes, triple bottom line.

Each enterprise’s website can also be found within their story

Fair Trade and Sustainable Picnic for World Fair Trade Day

We invite you to come and join us for a Fair Trade and sustainable Picnic in the University Parks on World Fair Trade Day.  WFTO are inviting us all to Raise our Hands for Climate Justice  #Let’s Do It Fair.

This year World Fair Trade Day particularly wants to raise awareness of Fair Trade’s alternative solutions to the planet’s economic and ecological challenges: we will be providing stories from behind the scenes here to help illustrate this.

Together is always better so bring your own Fair Trade picnic and lets all raise our Oxford hands.

Tell us if you’re coming by clicking here

Remarkable women in Fair Trade

To mark International Womens’ Day we are publishing the profiles of 5 different but remarkable women who have worked in Fair Trade.  She Leads the Way IWD 2022 5 profiles

Everyone should know what they have done and the kind of impact that fair trade can have – transforming lives, empowering women and these days putting climate change mitigation at the heart of what we can do.