Behind the Seal

Follow the latest news, announcements, and real-life stories about the fair trade vision unfolding as a way of life.

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    COVID-19 Update from Around the World

    “I would rather lose my entire crop and keep the health of my family.”

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    Fair Trade Zoom Backgrounds to Help You Rep Your Values Remotely

    Keep your video calls interesting with these free downloadables.

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    Fair Trade USA's Statement on Xinjiang

    Our statement regarding the reports of forced labor toward Uyghurs and other ethnic minority workers in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) in China.

  • Mother at Cococentral with her children

    Motherhood in the Era of COVID

    A Q&A with mothers around the world on what it's like mothering during a pandemic.

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    An Interview with Indigenous Rights Activist Nikki Sanchez

    Nikki talks social justice, environmental protection, and the interconnectedness of the two.

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    COVID-19: How Fair Trade USA Is Responding and What You Can Do

    We're doing our part to keep people safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, and so can you.

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    Fair Trade Campaigns National Conference Goes Virtual

    Updates from the Fair Trade Campaigns team.

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    Women Rise Against 'Toxic Machismo' in Latin America

    How women in Peru are taking steps toward a more equitable world.