With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, there’s one thing on our minds… CHOCOLATE! This year, surprise your friends and loved ones with ethical brands of chocolate, flowers, wine, and more! Fair Trade chocolate is available in many stores across the Ottawa region. You can find Camino chocolate at Ten Thousand Villages, Bridgehead, Market Organics, Loblaws (Rideau […]Read More →
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.
Before becoming aware of Fair Trade Ottawa Équitable, I was under the presumption that I was in the very, very small minority of people who knew of Fair Trade. After attending last [...]Read More →
If there’s a single expression to describe 2013 for us at FTOÉ, we’ve been busy undoubtedly says it all. We’ve seen a remarkable year filled with inspiring events from start to finish. February In collaboration with Credible Edibles we organized My Fair Valentine Cooking Class, a loving Fair Trade event, made possible by our sponsors […]Read More →
Held bi-weekly at the Daily Grind (601 Somerset Street West). Not quite sure what Fair Trade is or what FTOÉ is doing about it? You’re in the right place! Our info-sessions are designed to create a space for those who are new to Fair Trade to learn more, as well as get a better understanding […]Read More →