It's election time - and smallholder cocoa farmers from all over Ghana gather to vote for their new Executive
Grab a scarf and some wellies, it’s time to embrace autumn. From fruit and veg picking, to deer parks and firework displays, autumnal outings guaranteed to make you feel warm inside.
We were saddened to hear the news from Traidcraft last week that they are proposing to cease trading at the end of the year.
Today, more than 250 organisations around the world are uniting to launch an International Fair Trade Charter that sets down the fundamental values of Fair Trade and defines a common vision towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Hortência is a cocoa farmer from Monte Bello, a small farming community south of São Tomé town, deep in the tropical rainforest.
Farmers have organised themselves into co-operatives and have developed a shared pride in the excellence of the cocoa they grow.