What is the Fair Trade Federation?
A Community Committed to 360° Fair Trade
Fair Trade Federation members strive to create positive change through all of their work: socially, economically, and environmentally. Members work with small farmers and artisans in holistic partnerships built on trust. These relationships go beyond ensuring fair wages and safe working conditions — they empower producers to strengthen their communities and grow their businesses sustainably. Find out more.
360° Fair Trade 2017 Conference and Expo
The next 360° Fair Trade Federation Conference and Expo will take place at the historic Seelbach Hilton in Louisville, Kentucky, on March 29-31, 2017. Find out more.
The Fair Trade Federation and the World Fair Trade Organization recognize and uphold each other’s principles, and work together as allied organizations to promote greater equity in international trade. The FTF is a proud member of the WFTO.
Find a Fair Trade
The FTF proudly represents businesses from a variety of sectors and categories.
It’s Fair Trade Month! Fall into Fair Trade with us and peruse the new fair trade resources on our website. These resources are available for anyone interested in learning more about fair trade.
The section includes the latest FTF articles, such as this post discussing how fair trade is helping the UN achieve its goals, and book recommendations regarding fair [...]
At this time each year, presidents, diplomats, and representatives from all nations gather at the United Nations headquarters in New York, NY for the UN General Assembly (UNGA). The UNGA deliberates on urgent and important global issues, such as security, poverty, and migration.
This year’s UNGA has an important emphasis on implementation of the UN [...]