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Last week, Fair Trade Winnipeg (FTW) officially launched their campaign to make Winnipeg a Fair Trade Town. The launch took place at the newly opened Canadian Museum of Human Rights and featured speakers from community leaders, local academics, and other national stakeholders. In tandem with the event, FTW also published its new website.

FTW will be run by a steering...

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Full four page spread can be found on pages 23 through 26

The online edition can be accessed HERE

Sustainable Business Magazine is the only industry publication focusing solely on sustainable business development.

The magazine, and accompanying website, provides a platform for senior executives to showcase the ways in which they’re attempting to meet 21st century challenges. Detailed features on new initiatives and cutting edge projects, combined with up-to-date news on policies,...

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Ethical Bean is offering the chance to win an all-expenses-paid trip for two, valued at $3,000, to a coffee-growing country in Central America! Contest winners will have the choice of selecting from three different vacation packages: Relax in Nicaragua, Volunteer in Costa Rica, or Explore in Panama.

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No purchase necessary. Runner-up prize is a one-year coffee supply from Ethical Bean Coffee. Contest...

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Starbucks announced this morning that it will serve Fairtrade certified espresso exclusively at campus locations across Canada in spring 2015.

According to the company news release, the development is a result of strong consumer demand for Fairtrade certified products on Canadian campuses, where Starbucks has seen a more than 50 percent growth in expansion in the...

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Thanks to all of our Fair Trade Campus supporters last week!

We had more than 25 campuses participate in the event. Student groups and administrations led in planning a long list of events and celebrations that included photo booths, banana costumes, prizes, giveaways, trivia contests, film screenings, information tables, petition signings, and special promotions on fair trade products.

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Huge "Thank you" to businesses who supported the event. Be...

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