Fair Trade: A Beginner's Guide

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Oneworld Publications, May 1, 2007 - Political Science - 192 pages
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What's wrong with buying regular coffee? Does Fair Trade necessarily mean ethical trade? What impact can consumers have on global economics? "Fair Trade: A Beginner's Guide" reveals why Fair Trade means more than just bananas, coffee, and chocolate. Author and activist Jacqueline DeCarlo explains the principles behind Fair Trade and its development into a powerful economic tool. Packed with inspiring ways to make a difference, this book will encourage readers of all backgrounds to help end poverty,environmental destruction, and human exploitation.

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Contents

why its not just for coffee farmers anymore
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Fish dont know they are wet or how trading influences our lives
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Why is Fair Trade so popular?
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About the author (2007)

Jacqueline DeCarlo is Fair Trade Program Advisor of Catholic Relief Services, and former Director of the Fair Trade Resource Network.

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