Resource Fair Trade Farmers in Ethiopia
Type Scoping study, Desk study, Survey
Last update: 18/05/2011
Type: Scoping study, Desk study, Survey
Language English
Target countries: Ethiopia
Summary Fair Trade guarantees a minimum of $1.26/pound (a living wage) and access to credit at fair prices to poor farmers organized in cooperatives. These fair payments are invested in food, shelter, health care, education, environmental stewardship, and economic independence. Fair Trade promotes socially and environmentally sustainable techniques and long term relationships between producers, traders and consumers.
Role Organisation
Network Organisation organisation details Fair Price and Fair Wages
List Keywords
1.1 Socio- economic Sector (OECD) 331 Trade  
1.2 Institutional dimension Social- livelihood systems/ Gender  
1.4 Target group(s) 2. SMEs/Private sector
6. General public/Opinion makers  
2.2 Production Chain 2. Production & Management
9. Consumption/Product Use
7. Marketing
8. Quality Control