Virtual Book Launch!

Join editors of ‘The Fair Trade Handbook’ along with other exciting speakers for an enlightening book launch. About this event Fernwood Publishing in partnership with the Canadian Fair Trade Network and the Fair Trade Advocacy Office, presents the book launch of The Fair Trade Handbook: Building a Better World, Together. Read more…

Local Choices With A Global Impact: Ottawa’s La Siembra Co-operative Celebrating 20 Years of Fair Trade Camino Chocolate Bars and Cocoa

From three founders in an Ottawa church basement to supporting more than 47,500 family farmers in 14 countries. Wednesday October 9th, 2019 (Ottawa) — La Siembra Co-operative, producer of popular Camino chocolate bars and cocoa, is celebrating its 20th year. In 1999 three founders bought a small mixing machine and Read more…

Large, Diverse, Non-partisan Coalition of Youth, Artists, Scientists, Indigenous Leaders and Groups Calls for Green New Deal for Canada

Joint Media Release | May 6, 2019 — On the same day the UN released its dire report on the state of the planet’s biodiversity, a growing movement of youth, artists, workers, Indigenous peoples, scientists and faith leaders, including more than 60 organizations, unions and associations, launched a Pact for a Read more…