Our members have been working to promote fair trade since 1996. At the time, there were only two points of sale for fair trade products in all of Quebec.
Although fair trade products like coffee, chocolate and bananas are now readily available, North-South inequities persist.
With the exception of the occasional fundraising item, we have never sold fair trade products....
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Support Éric St-Pierre, photojournalist and founder of the Association québécoise du commerce équitable, in his nomination as francophone fair trade personality of the year for 2012.
To vote for Éric, go to the Ekitinfo website (in French only). But hurry, you only have until the end of January.
Crédit: ©Fanny Lasselin
Quebec fair trade association, the Association québécoise du commerce équitable (AQCE), has declared a fair trade focus for each month of the coming year:
Looking for ways to make your holiday season more eco-friendly?
You're invited a meet-up to share ideas on celebrating differently.
Two Equiterre reps will be on site with tips on how to integrate organic, fair trade and local products into your festivities.
At Bar Populaire, 6584 Saint-Laurent.
For more information, please contact Andrée-Anne D’Amours,...
Fair trade products in the workplace – a simple way to improve living conditions for millions of people around the world. Sell them to your customers or offer them to staff, students or patients.
You’ve heard about fair trade coffee, tea and chocolate, but what about the other fair trade products now available in Canada?