Fairtrade America works to create more equitable and sustainable trade in collaboration with nearly 2 million farmers and workers by inspiring businesses to implement and certify ethical production practices and assisting shoppers in making informed purchasing decisions. Fairtrade America is the US chapter of Fairtrade International, the global leader in fair trade standards with more than three decades of experience working for more equitable trading practices in over 100 countries.
A non-profit 501(c)3 organization, Fairtrade America is a member of the world’s largest and most recognized fair trade system—part of a global movement for change.
We’re thrilled to welcome a new Executive Director to lead Fairtrade America in rebalancing trade and working towards a more fair world. Archila comes to Fairtrade America with more than 15 years of experience working in a range of industries, from natural food to e-commerce retail and consumer electronics. Archila also brings an extensive fair trade advocacy background and passion for the organization. Read more here.
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When we choose Fairtrade, we become more than just a shopper or a farmer or a brand. We join a movement for a better world – a world where farmers and workers have an equal seat at the table. A movement for change that makes a difference with our choices. We are defined by Fairtrade’s values of equality, dignity and respect. We are Fairtrade.