Stand With Small Farmers

 

We're at a crossroads. The corporate, plantation model put forth by TransFair / Fair Trade USA is not the Fair Trade system that we've helped to build over the last 25 years.

Show your support for small farmers by adding this graphic to your E-mail signature:

Link to http://www.equalexchange.coop/small-farmer-campaign

What Others Are Doing

Learn more about what's brewing in the Fair Trade movement:

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Join with us in supporting Authentic Fair Trade.

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Tell Starbucks and Green Mountain to support small fair trade farmers!


Continue learning about the issues that affect small farmers and why it's important to support Authentic Fair Trade. Read the resources listed on this page. Work with us to educate others and ask them to support small-farmer-centered Fair Trade. Please call us at 774-776-7390 if you need additional materials.


Buy only Fair Trade products that come directly from small farmer organizations. Enter into dialogue with the stores where you shop that sell Fair Trade products with the TransFair seal on their products to explain to them that authentic Fair Trade means support for small farmers, not plantations and corporations.