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.

This Halloween, these cocoa producers hope you’ll go Fair Trade!

It’s the time of year that all chocolate lovers eagerly anticipate: Halloween is just around the corner, and we here at FTOÉ are eagerly counting down the days [...]

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Featured recipe: Vegan chocolate cupcakes with buttercream

We consume more chocolate around Halloween than during any other time of the year. That’s why FTOÉ spends so much time promoting Fair Trade options leading up to Halloween. The added perk is that Fair Trade chocolate is even more delicious than conventional chocolate, and this recipe proves it. It’s also really adaptable for your […]

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Fair Trade your Halloween avec FTOÉ!

It’s our pleasure to make it easier for you to make your Halloween Fair Trade! [...]

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Leadership positions available!

FTOÉ is currently looking to fill some leadership positions within its team. If you feel passionate about Fair Trade and have a little time to spare, be sure to apply now! [...]

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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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