14th WFTO Conference
14th WFTO Conference
Fair Fashion Show
What is Fair Trade?
Fair trade is a trading partnership, based on dialogue, transparency and respect, that seeks greater equity in international trade. It contributes to sustainable development by offering better trading conditions to, and securing the rights of, marginalized producers and workers – especially in the South.
Fair Trade Forum – India (FTF-I)
Fair Trade Forum – India (FTF-I) is the National Network for Fair Trade in India. It works with more than 200,000 producers – artisans and farmers – through more than 100 member organisations. FTF-I is a not-for-profit organisation, registered under the Societies Registration Act 1860.
World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO) prescribes 10 Principles that Fair Trade Organisations must follow in their day-to-day work and carries out monitoring to ensure these principles are upheld. As a member of WFTO, Fair Trade Forum – India upholds these principles and works to ensure a dignified income and overall development of artisans, farmers and workers in the unorganized sector.
Fair Trade Forum - India placed 13 POCs last year in Al - NafishProteins, 13 in ChamdaUdyog and 4 in Lajij Hotel. On March 20th the FTF team visited Al- Nafish Proteins to monitor the working conditions and to take feedback from the POCs about the same. The 13...read more
PRAGYA; an NGO working for the welfare of Himalayan farmers conducted a workshop on 6th March 2019 in New Delhi, at the Indian Habitat Center. This multi-stakeholder consultation by Pragya was addressed by some very prominent experts in the field of global...read more
Fair Trade India Brand
The FAIR TRADE INDIA brand was launched by FTF-I in the year 2010, under the Pro-Sustain project, supported by European Commission. The Fair Trade brand of FTF-I gives a common identity to shops selling exclusively fairly produced products in India. It is the face of FTF-I under which the FTF-I member organisations are allowed to sell Fair Trade products to end customers, retail chains, corporates and institutions. Many Indian Fair Trade organisations are benefitting from the networking and product sourcing between FAIR TRADE INDIA Branded Shops. The brand was developed to reach the domestic market with Fair Trade products.