Cadbury Dairy Milk Celebrates its 5th Fairtrade Birthday By Multiplying the Joy For African Farmers

  • July 19, 2016

Five years ago Cadbury Dairy Milk South Africa made a commitment to sourcing their cocoa and sugar fairly and sustainably, which means that cocoa farmers in Ghana and sugar farmers in countries such as South Africa are able to benefit from secured sales and the additional Fairtrade Development Premium.

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Miss Earth South Africa represents Enaleni Vineyards

  • July 11, 2016

Enaleni Vineyards is pleased to announce Miss Earth South Africa as the brand’s new ambassador. The newly formed partnership will see the two entities joining forces with the goal to make a measurable difference in the lives of those living and working on the Enaleni farm.

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Spice up the Season with Chorizo Soup and Place in the Sun Shiraz

  • June 20, 2016

Enjoy a bowl of hearty lentil and chorizo soup with an equally tasty glass of Place in the Sun Shiraz.

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Boost for Cocoa and Sugar Farmers as Ferrero Increases its Fairtrade Commitment

  • June 13, 2016

Italian confectionery company Ferrero will double the amount of cocoa it purchases from Fairtrade farmers – to 40,000 metric tonnes over the next three years. Ferrero also announced a new collaboration with Fairtrade on cane sugar, with plans to source 20,000 metric tonnes of Fairtrade cane sugar between mid-2016 and 2019.

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Fairtrade Producers Receive a Record High Development Premium in 2015

  • June 08, 2016

From education to eye-care, to micro-lending, mobile libraries and soccer fields, the Fairtrade Development Premium is helping to transform farming communities across South Africa.

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Fairtrade SA Launches the First Fairtrade Webstore in the World

  • May 19, 2016

In response to the numerous consumer queries about where to buy Fairtrade products,  Fairtrade South Africa has launched the world’s first Fairtrade Webstore - an online platform where consumers will be able to shop their favourite products with the world’s most recognised and trusted ethical label.

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Easter Without Chocolate

  • March 22, 2016

Cocoa industry experts say the supply of cocoa is not growing as fast as the demand for cocoa products, like chocolate, and that there will be a global shortage of cocoa within the next five years.

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Behind the Petal

  • March 08, 2016

Gender inequality is often seen as a women’s issue. Wrong! Gender is not about women - it’s about power balances between men and women, and relationships which are free from prejudice.

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Fairtrade Farmers and Workers Benefit from Record Premium Money

  • February 29, 2016

The extra money paid to farmers and workers who are certified as Fairtrade has risen above the €100 million mark for the first time, according to new figures released today.

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Green Light for Project that will Boost Fair Trade Practices in SA

  • February 16, 2016

EU funds a Fairtrade South Africa project to increase awareness of, and access to, sustainable consumerism in SA.

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