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“Take a Step for Fair Trade” creates Canadian opportunity for global change

OTTAWA, May 1, 2012 – Kicking off alongside Fairtrade Fortnight (May 1), the “Take a Step for Fair Trade” campaign provides an opportunity for Canadians to register their personal socially-conscious contributions towards a national effort. The project, spearheaded by Fairtrade Canada, is already working alongside businesses, organizations, community groups and passionate individuals to hit a […]

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Fair Trade Ottawa Equitable endorses uOttawa Fair Trade Campus campaign

OTTAWA, December 15, 2011 – A group of volunteers in Ottawa that is seeking Fair Trade Town status for the nation’s capital is encouraged by a student-led campaign at the University of Ottawa to work toward the equivalent designation for the campus. “Universities and colleges are an important part of the city’s fabric and community,” […]

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Wickedly Westboro leads the way with Fair Trade Halloween

Consumers, businesses and community groups choose Fair Trade chocolate this Halloween Ottawa, ON – There’s a whole new concern seizing chocolate lovers this Halloween, and it isn’t related to fuller waistlines. Fair Trade chocolate has been cropping up more and more in Ottawa’s stores, with a particular concentration of Fair Trade products available in Westboro. […]

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