Recognizing the role of Women in Fair Trade

In developing countries around the world, women work to support their families in ways they aren’t paid for – even if that work contributes to a product that in the end produces income for their families.  ETICO, the Ethical Trading Company based in Nicaragua and the UK have been working with their oversee clients and Nicaraguan producer cooperatives to find creative ways of recognizing women’s contributions to the production chain.  You can read more about it here, in a recent write up by Cooperatives United.

 

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