Fair Trade Ottawa Équitable (FTOÉ) is a local movement for global change. We are a coalition of volunteers that promotes sustainable consumerism and works towards achieving Fair Trade status for the City of Ottawa.

Featured recipe: Garlic scape pesto

It’s that time again at the farmers’ market: beautiful basil and garlic scapes galore. Doesn’t it just beg you to make pesto? Good pesto features good olive oil, and thankfully, Zatoun makes extra virgin olive oil, available at Ten Thousand Villages [...]

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Pardon our French

You may have noticed that there is some language mixing on the site. It’s all right; you’re not imagining that half of the content is available in only one language, or that phrases like “notre team” are considered 100% acceptable to us. It’s something we’ve made a conscious decision to do, and it’s called mixed bilingualism.

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Fair Trade Café Équitable – let’s chat! On jase là!

Bi-weekly discussion open to all!  FTOÉ is organising Fair Trade Café Équitable (FTCÉ) on a biweekly basis to informally discuss Fair Trade and to engage with volunteers and others interested in the movement! You can check out the upcoming Café dates and register through the form here to reserve your spot! Make sure to follow us on Facebook […]

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