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    Thursday, 2 April 2020  |  Joanna
    Buy A Stranger A Gift

    We've been really heartened by the community spirit and determination to support one another, especially key workers at this difficult time.

    We join in with applauding NHS staff and other key workers at 8pm on Thursdays but what else can we do to show our support.

    Read on to find out.

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    Wednesday, 18 March 2020  |  Joanna
    Coronavirus and fair trade

    The impact of the new COVID-19 coronavirus will be life changing for all of us - even those who don't contract the virus will be impacted by those around us who are affected.
    Read more about how coronavirus is affecting the people involved in fair trade, including us:

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    Friday, 6 March 2020  |  Joanna
    Fairtrade Fortnight - Choose wisely

    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.

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    Thursday, 5 March 2020  |  Joanna
    Fairtrade Fortnight and the environment

    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.

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    Wednesday, 4 March 2020  |  Joanna
    Fairtrade Fortnight - The Climate Emergency

    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.

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    Tuesday, 3 March 2020  |  Joanna
    Fairtrade Fortnight - Tackling Inequality

    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.

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    Monday, 2 March 2020  |  Joanna
    Fairtrade Fortnight - She Deserves

    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.

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    Friday, 28 February 2020  |  Joanna
    Fairtrade Fortnight - BAFTS UK Fair Trade Network

    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.

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    Wednesday, 26 February 2020  |  Joanna
    Fairtrade Fortnight - York Fair Trade Forum

    All's Fair support their local Fairtrade group York Fair Trade Forum at events in the area.

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    Monday, 24 February 2020  |  Joanna
    Fairtrade Fortnight - Fairtrade Yorkshire

    All's Fair founder Joanna is also the Co-ordinator of Fairtrade Yorkshire - find out what the role involves.

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