Fairtrade Adds New Certification Requirement for Cocoa and Coffee to Boost Farmer Incomes

In a move to deepen benefits for farmers, Fairtrade International has announced a new requirement for cooperatives and traders applying

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Bringing Relief and Resilience to Producers on World Fair Trade Day: 3.1m EUR in Funding launched by Fairtrade International

On World Fair Trade Day, Fairtrade International announces the launch of a “Fairtrade Producer Relief Fund” and establishment of a

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Promoting the rights of agricultural workers: how Fairtrade Africa makes the difference

Fairtrade supports workers’ rights by addressing issues relating to workplace health and safety and ensuring collective bargaining on decent working

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COVID-19, Lockdowns and Food Production

Without knocking, a novel virus entered the lives of Ghanaians – and others the world over – at the beginning

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Combating Covid-19: Government’s neglect and non-involvement of Veterinary Services Dept. could be Catastrophic for National Biosafety and Biosecurity

The current state of the Veterinary Services Department, under the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA), Ghana, remain a sorry

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World Day of Safety and Health at Work: Fairtrade certified banana producers promote occupational health and safety in Ghana

Fairtrade Africa is supporting the promotion of workers’ rights by providing capacity building and technical expertise for the adoption of

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MP for Ellembele launches Food Bank Project for the less privileged

Member of Parliament for Ellembele, Hon. Emmanuel Armah-Kofi Buah on Friday launched a food bank project in his constituency to

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Your ‘food price propaganda’ is another pandemic to fight in Ghana – Agric expert tells Minister.

Agriculture expert and Agricultural Policy Analyst for Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA), Oscar Komla Bedzrah, has reacted

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Provide Subsidies to Staple Crop farmers before end of COVID-19 – ASEPA to Govt.

Agricultural Policy Analyst at Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA), Oscar Komla Bedzrah, has called on government to

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World Earth Day: Fairtrade Africa supports alliance on climate action and living incomes in cocoa regions of Ghana

This year, as the world celebrates World Earth Day on the 22nd April 2020, Fairtrade Africa highlights its stakeholder collaboration

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Fairtrade certified producers in West Africa support their communities to fight COVID-19

Fairtrade Certified Producer Organisations in Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire are supporting the fight against COVID-19 by providing their members with

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