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- Give some love to the planet this Valentine’s Day February 14, 2019Monicah is a flower worker at Oserian in Kenya. Image © Ola Höiden A flower rush occurs every year as shoppers flock to florists or grab bundles of cut roses from grocery store shelves for Valentine’s Day. This year, look for the FAIRTRADE Mark and show some love for the Earth, as well. A recent study on the environmental impacts of cut roses found surprisin […]
- The race to the bottom for low-cost bananas has a price February 12, 2019A worker at a banana cooperative in Ecuador. Image © Stefan Lechner As supermarkets compete for customer traffic with low-priced bananas as bait, farmers and workers are losing out. Can a push for sustainable bananas counter this slide?
- CAYAT: the power of a committed membership January 21, 2019Mrs. Awa Bamba, Director General of CAYAT, at Cayat Radio. Image courtesy of CAYAT. An interview with the Ivorian cooperative's director general.
- Give some love to the planet this Valentine’s Day February 14, 2019