Monday, September 17, 2012

Cooperatives and fair trade go together well

For 2012 the UN focuses on cooperatives “because cooperative enterprises contribute to reducing poverty for many families and communities”.
Members of cooperatives undertake voluntarily to get associated and better pool their individual resources. This social and participatory model stands for values that perfectly suit the fair trade values: payment of a fair price and obtaining fair incomes.

Download the article of the Trade for Development Centre:
Cooperatives and fair trade

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