Fairness in Trade Matters for Sustainability – An Impact Evaluation of Fairtrade’s supply chain intervention
Many initiatives on sustainable production and trade target producers or workers and tend to ignore the quality of trading relationships in the supply chain. For the Fairtrade Foundation and Fairtrade Deutschland, Aidenvironment and IIED evaluated the impacts of the Fairtrade system on trading relationships. A striking finding was the extent to which trading relationships directly influence producer capacity to invest in sustainability.
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