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An Overview of Fair Trade in North America

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Fair Trade Resource Network, United States, November 2011

This publication will help readers:

  • Understand how Fair Trade relationships in over 60 developing countries enhance the quality of life of producers and their communities.

  • Interact with a global community taking action to ease inequities wrought by traditional trade structures.

  • Navigate the complicated world of organizations, labels and definitions of Fair Trade.