Fair Trade Spotlight: JusTea

Vancouver-based JusTea works family to family with small-scale tea farmers in Kenya. Since 2012, JusTea’s partnership with the Katah family in Nandi Hills has created over 200 jobs in rural Kenya for women and youth. JusTea stays on the frontlines of the burgeoning small-scale tea communities from setting up the first farmer-run specialty tea processing factory […]

Upcoming Events at NY Now

See here for information about fair trade products, networking, education, and more at NY NOW.

Fair Trade at Summer Gift Shows

See where your favorite FTF members are exhibiting this season!

2018 Equal Exchange Summit: Creating A Democratic Food System

Consumers, Worker-Owners, Partners, and Allies Gathered at the Summit on June 8 & 9 in Easton, Massachusetts to Learn and Organize As a member of Equal Exchange’s Action Forum, a platform for learning & discussing issues related to the food system, our engagement manager Rachel Spence participated in the Equal Exchange Summit earlier this month, where members […]

Virtual Fair Trade Fashion Show

See our Virtual Fashion Show featuring fair trade brands committed to transparency and sustainability in support of Fashion Revolution Week.

Fair Trade T-Shirts

Do you support fair trade? Show it off! Purchase your fair trade t-shirt today. Please contact Rachel Spence at to order. Fair Trade Federation Fitted Cap Sleeve Tee Shirt $ 29.95 Fair Trade Federation Unisex Short Sleeve Tee Shirt $ 29.95 Fair Trade Federation Fitted Long Sleeve Tee Shirt $ 29.95  

Conference Plenary Sessions

Bringing together speakers to inspire our community with leading ideas and innovations within the global fair trade movement     Empowering Each Other: Finding Courage and Relying on Community in a Changing Marketplace MAUREEN DUNN FETSCHER Founder & Creative Director, Mata Traders   NASREEN SHEIKH Founder & Executive Director, Local Women’s Handicrafts   ——   […]

2017 Holiday Fair Trade Gift Guide

Explore and Shop Unique Products for the Caring Consumer in Your Life

Twitter Chat | A Holiday Bazaar Chat with Tips on Shopping Ethically

December 12, 2-3pm ET Join us for a #FairTradeChat with Fairtrade America & Ten Thousand Villages! Our holiday bazaar chat will have special tips on shopping ethically this holiday season. We’ll have retailers and partners gathered around sharing ideas on how to make our holidays more fair. The #FairTradeChat is free and anyone can join from anywhere! All you have to do […]

Cultivating Resilient Supply Networks: Partnering With Small-Scale Farmers

With climate change expected to bring more severe and more frequent, extreme weather events, how can we make our supply networks more resilient? Hurricanes like Irma have washed away agricultural land in Cuba and Puerto Rico, devastating small-scale producers. “Climate change is already affecting American companies’ overseas operations and supply chains, and as these impacts […]