Fairtrade and COVID 19

We need to protect farmers and workers in developing countries from the worst effects of the COVID-19 crisis. Smallholder farmers and farm workers, including Fairtrade farmers, supplying global food and clothing supply chains, are at high risk of illness and mortality from COVID-19. We all... More

One World Week 2020

The theme for One World Week this year (18-25 October) is about making the world better. The coronavirus crisis has seen huge changes in most of our lives: sadly, tragedy for some and hardship for many, but revelations for us all. Measures have been put in place with a rapidity we had been told was... More

Make COVID19 vaccines and treatments available for everyone

Access to medicines   It’s really crucial that access to new COVID 19 tests and vaccines are available to everyone regardless of income but there are real fears that this may not happen if big pharmaceutical companies are out to make enormous profits.   Poor countries often have... More

Climate and Migration

Climate & Migration The International Organization for Migration projects that between 25 million and 1.5 billion people will have to leave their homes by 2050. This is not an issue which is being treated seriously. The poorest and smallest nations are the ones who are least likely to... More