Fair Trade
Your end-of-summer watchlist: nature edition   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Conservation International
Source: conservation.org - As the halcyon days of summer wind down, Conservation International staff are catching up on the latest TV shows and movies about a favorite topic: nature. Here’s what they can’t stop watching. “’A Plastic...
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Israel’s move to bar two Democratic lawmakers draws widespread criticism   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Council on Foreign Relations
Source: Los Angeles Times - “This is what happens when Trump and Netanyahu turn Israel into a partisan issue,” said Martin Indyk, a former U.S. ambassador to Israel, now at the Council on Foreign Relations think tank. He said it showed that...
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World Fair Trade Organization, Asia   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Fair Trade Organization
Source: Idealist - The World Fair Trade Organization, Asia (WFTO Asia) is a regional network of organisations that represent the Fair Trade supply chain from producer to exporters, wholesalers and shops. WFTO Asia enables dedicated producers,...
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China scapegoats US to set stage for Hong Kong crackdown   
(Thursday - August 15, 2019) Associated Profiles : Council on Foreign Relations
Source: Washington Examiner - “They are now preparing their own people ... to support any radical military intervention in Hong Kong,” Jerome Cohen, an adjunct senior fellow with the Council on Foreign Relations, told the Washington Examiner on a...
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China is threatening to use force in Hong Kong — and hoping threats will suffice   
(Thursday - August 15, 2019) Associated Profiles : Council on Foreign Relations
Source: Washington Post - “Xi Jinping and the rest of the Chinese leadership are under siege,” said Elizabeth Economy, a China expert at the Council on Foreign Relations. “The Chinese economy is slowing significantly, exacerbated by the...
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Potential US pullout from WTO would cloud organization’s survival, Kremlin cautions   
(Thursday - August 15, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: TASS - TASS/. Washington’s possible withdrawal from the World Trade Organization (WTO) would make its further existence meaningless, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Wednesday.
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Council on Foreign Relations - Global Governance Update - August 2014   
(Thursday - August 15, 2019) Associated Profiles : Council on Foreign Relations
Source: Cfr.org - It has been a busy summer for the International Institutions and Global Governance (IIGG) program. With renewed interest in regulating the world's oceans, as evidenced by Secretary of State John Kerry's Our Ocean conference in...
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How Trump can save the WTO   
(Thursday - August 15, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: The Hill - By the end of this year, the World Trade Organization (WTO) will largely be unable to mediate disputes among its 164 members. The United States can single-handedly prevent this looming crisis.
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Belt and Road Initiative buying China global trading clout   
(Thursday - August 15, 2019) Associated Profiles : Council on Foreign Relations
Source: SeafoodSource - Originally known as “One Belt, One Road,” China has steadily refined its plans since they were announced, and now the Council on Foreign Relations has described it as “the most ambitious infrastructure...
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Fair Trade, What Is Fair Trade and How Does it Benefit Producers and Consumers   
(Thursday - August 15, 2019) Associated Profiles : Fair Trade Federation
Source: Clean Tech - While FTOs are not certifying bodies, they screen prospective members through a self-reporting process. The Fair Trade Federation (FTF) and International Fair Trade Association (IFAT) are two of the most widely recognizable FTOs....
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