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Here you will find our various musings about the world of Fair Trade and Ethical Consumerism, along with general information about our company, suppliers and products.

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    Monday, 26 November 2018  |  Joanna
    Making our recycled aluminium goods

    Our supplier Tom from Tilnar Arts recently vivisted the workshop in India where the Azeti branded fair trade recycled aluminium goods are made. Read on to see more images of the goods being produced.

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    Monday, 5 November 2018  |  Joanna
    Kenyan soapstone

    Tom, who runs our supplier Tilnar Art, recently visited the Kenyan carvers who make the soapstone hearts and animals you can buy on our stalls.

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    Friday, 26 October 2018  |  Joanna
    Meet the Makers in Nepal

    Watch our video to see some of the people who make the winter woollies you love to wear.

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    Tuesday, 25 September 2018  |  Joanna
    Fair Trade Charter Launch

    On 25 September 2018 we celebrate the launch of the Fair Trade Charter.

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    Friday, 21 September 2018  |  Joanna
    Child Rescue Nepal Week - Friday

    In Nepal, we estimate that there are almost 100,000 child slaves working in hazardous situations. These children are extremely vulnerable and often suffer from physical, emotional and sexual abuse. We rescue children, keep them safe and reunite them with their families. Child Rescue Nepal has rescued 700 children but our work is far from over. We want to end child slavery in Nepal and we won’t stop until every child is free.

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    Thursday, 20 September 2018  |  Joanna
    Child rescue Nepal Week - Thursday

    When you buy a hat, a pair of gloves or handwarmers from our supplier Namaste they guarantee a donation to the brilliant charity Child Rescue Nepal.

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    Wednesday, 19 September 2018  |  Joanna
    Child Rescue Nepal - Wednesday

    Every time you buy a hat, a pair of gloves or handwarmers from our supplier Namaste a donation is made to Child Rescue Nepal.

    All this week read about the work they do rescuing Nepalese boys and girls from child labour, early marriage and child sexual exploitation.

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    Tuesday, 18 September 2018  |  Joanna
    Child Rescue Nepal Week - Tuesday

    When you buy one of our winter woolies from Namaste you are helping the charity Child Rescue Nepal directly. Read more about their work.

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    Monday, 17 September 2018  |  Joanna
    Child Rescue Nepal Week - Monday

    Our supplier Namaste works directly with the brilliant charity Child Rescue Nepal to help rescue children from unsafe and illegal working conditions, child marriage and sexual exploitation. All this week we'll explain about their work. If you would like to donate or learn more you can visit the Child Rescue Nepal website.

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    Thursday, 30 August 2018  |  Joanna
    National Coconut Day

    Coconuts are incredible - find out how our coconut bowls are made

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