Fair Trade

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WTO trade index rebounds, but forecasts likely year-end slowdown   
November 20, 2020
Source: Reuters - The World Trade Organization said on Friday global goods trade had rebounded sharply in the third quarter from COVID-19 lockdowns, but forecast a slowdown at the end of 2020.
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Nonprofit’s artisan showroom supports Rwandese women   
November 20, 2020
Source: Herald-Zeitung Online - Intricately patterned bags and clothing made in Rwanda can be bought just a few blocks away in New Braunfels and for a cause.
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Christmas Fair Trade Market continues Nov. 21   
November 19, 2020
Source: Enid News & Eagle - Because of low overhead costs, and the standards and supervision of the Fair Trade Federation, 75-80 cents of every dollar from items sold at the market goes directly to the artisans who made the products. Long said pains were...
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The Brattle Group Expands Its Competition Offering with Four New Economists in Brussels   
November 19, 2020
Source: Libero Quotidiano - Dr. Bernhard Enzi's consulting experience spans mergers involving both horizontal and vertical issues, state aid and abuse of dominance cases, cartel investigations, and follow-on damages ...
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Biden Team Pledges To Pull State Department Out Of Period Of Crisis   
November 19, 2020
Source: NPR - An outside assessment says Pompeo is leaving the State Department in a deep and sustained period of crisis. The Council on Foreign Relations says so. It's a kind of think tank. NPR's Michele Kelemen reports on what the incoming...
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Canada Goose Commits to Keeping the Planet Cold and the People on It Warm with Launch of HUMANATURE   
November 18, 2020
Source: Business Wire - Canada Goose (NYSE:GOOS, TSX:GOOS) introduces HUMANATURE, its purpose platform that unites its sustainability and values-based initiatives. Thi
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WTO Members Hope To Move Climate Issues Center Stage   
November 18, 2020
Source: Law360 - Several countries mobilized to make environmental issues a higher priority at the World Trade Organization on Tuesday, seeding the ground for new engagement in Geneva as governments around the world eye new proposals to tackle...
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Elena Baturina's Foundation BE OPEN holds "Design for Sustainable Cities" student competition in support of the United Nation's SDG Programme   
November 18, 2020
Source: Libero Quotidiano - Founder of BE OPEN Elena Baturina says: "It is a common misconception that people in the student years are not interested in politics, sustainability and other things decisive for their future.
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GALAPAGO SUNDER THREAT FROM COVID-19, CHINESE FISHING FLEETS   
November 18, 2020
Source: Omaha.com - Fernando Ortiz, a park guide and former director of the region's chapter of Conservation International, picks up plastic bottles, shoes and packaging labeled with Chinese characters from the ...
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ATG Pharma Enters European Market   
November 17, 2020
Source: Libero Quotidiano - ATG Pharma is pleased to announce it has signed a partnership with Evolve Ltd, as a European distributor. OAKVILLE, ON, Nov. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Evolve is a Malta-based company that provides ...
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