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Tim Tams and Palm oil: Don’t forget child labour

Even in Australia, where rabbits are vermin and fair game for the gun, Easter is celebrated with purchase of chocolate bunnies. This Easter, when Australians double their weekly chocolate purchases, a campaign focused on unsustainable palm oil has hit ethical consumers on social media . 1,167 more words


Are you one of Fairtrade gold's 50,000?

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As I stood on the edge of the half hill and looked down I was astounded by what was happening here. 991 more words

Greg Valerio

Why not celebrate Easter with green eggs, chocolate bilbies & protein balls?

Once again Australians are being encouraged to buy chocolate bilbies instead of Easter (feral) bunnies.

(To learn more about bilbies, an endangered Australian marsupial that looks a bit like a rabbit with a long nose and tail and a pouch, check out this Radio Australia article & video – … 562 more words


This week's challenge

Hi Gang

This week’s challenge is to buy something that is fair trade, it could be anything, and it would be fantastic if you could send us a picture of it! 55 more words

Make A Difference

Soap Label

I’m currently working on a series of images for the fair trade company Tango Zulu. One of which involved designing the label for their handmade soaps! 19 more words


Raising the electronic bar

There are forces that even the largest United Nations peacekeeping mission couldn’t stop. Think about it. Seventeen thousand specially trained troops deployed to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) couldn’t contain the rebel forces that were plundering the nation of vast and in-demand resources. 750 more words

Masterclass Marketing & Fairtrade

This weekend I attended the Masterclass, Marketing & Fairtrade track by Young & Fair.
It was amazing; it was inspiring; it was life-changing.

A few take-aways: 1,287 more words