Friday, 6 March 2020 | Joanna
Millions of farmers and workers in agricultural communities in poor countries are among the worlds most vulnerable to the climate crisis and the ever more unpredictable weather, natural disasters and disease outbreaks.
Thursday, 5 March 2020 | Joanna
Fairtrade reduces climate emissions by guiding agricultural producers in developing countries to mitigate their climate impact: to preserve trees and soil productivity, reduce the use of artificial fertilisers and energy, use renewable energy, and improve waste management.
Wednesday, 4 March 2020 | Joanna
There is no climate justice without trade justice. Cocoa farmers are on the front line of the climate emergency. Choosing Fairtrade supports biodiversity, environmentally friendly farming and helps farmers adapt to and mitigate against the effects of climate change.
Tuesday, 3 March 2020 | Joanna
The inequality in cocoa farming is incredibly stark for women. For every 23p per day a woman cocoa farmer earns, a man earns five times that! Cocoa is a partnership crop, yet women cocoa farmers earn less than men for doing more of the work. Fairtrade is fighting to change this.
Monday, 2 March 2020 | Joanna
The UK is a nation of chocoholics, but many of us donít know the bitter truth of exploited farmers behind much of the sweet chocolate we enjoy.
Friday, 28 February 2020 | Joanna
All's Fair have been members of BAFTS UK Fair Trade Network since 2006 but Joanna has been an active volunteer for them since 2011.
Wednesday, 26 February 2020 | Joanna
All's Fair support their local Fairtrade group York Fair Trade Forum at events in the area.
Monday, 24 February 2020 | Joanna
All's Fair founder Joanna is also the Co-ordinator of Fairtrade Yorkshire - find out what the role involves.
Wednesday, 22 January 2020 | Joanna
Many of us give somthing up for Lent - with chocolate being a popular choice, making the chocolate eggs we get at Easter all the sweeter, but speare a thought for the cocoa farmers who rely on us buying their wares all year round.
Friday, 4 October 2019 | Joanna
Joanna was delighted to be invited to the 25th birthday party for the Fairtrade mark at London's Borough Market.