Fairtrade Birmingham Blog

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Read our latest news and campaign messages, and find out what’s going on with Fairtrade in our Fairtrade City and the wider world.

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Supplier in the Spotlight

I have been working with Auroville Papers based in  Pondicherry, South India for nearly two years now and a result a very humbling experience. They pride themselves on the quality […]


  You are warmly invited to the official launch of Peace Hub, a new centre opened by Central England Quakers. What is Peace Hub? Quakers believe that a just and […]

An Appeal from Traidcraft

Margaret Sentamu rallies churchgoers to show they care this Christmas. Margaret Sentamu is urging churches throughout the country to show they care this festive season and send a personal Christmas […]

Harvest Festival

This Harvest Festival we are asking Faith-Groups of all kinds, to hold small-scale producers, farmers and agricultural workers and their families in their prayers. We are asking you to think […]

FAB meeting announced

Our next FAB meeting will be at 5.30 at the Council House on Tuesday 23rd September. At the meeting we will set meetings until the end of the year and […]

Is Fairtrade relevant ?

Fairtrade has never claimed to be a panacea for everything from Climate change to poverty alleviation but what it does, is to raise consciousness in the masses, that there is […]