FTF-I 5 members (CRC, Pushpanjali Fair Trade, Maroma, The Ants, Noahs Ark) will be participating in NY NOW. NY NOW is one of the largest trade fairs in the US. This fair attracts over 30,000 visitors from 50 US states and more than 80 countries. The fair will be held from 15th to 19th August 2015. CRC… Continue reading Upcoming Event !
Entry Auditors’ Workshop !! 28th to 30th June, 2015 at Haridwar In an effort to streamline and update the process of Entry Audit for interested enterprises in joining the Fair Trade Movement, FTF-India is involved in refining the Entry Audit system and impaneling Entry Auditors, based on Orientation training. With Fair Trade Guarantee system becoming mandatory for… Continue reading Entry Auditors’ Workshop
Executive Council meeting was held from 03rd to 05th July 2015 at Fair Trade Forum India, New Delhi. All board members along with NS staff had a quality time in sharing information and updates. Future plans of Fair Trade, upcoming events were also discussed. It was also proposed that next XV National Convention and Annual… Continue reading Executive Council Meeting of Fair Trade Forum India
We are glad to share that FTF-I is bringing first of its kind report on Fair Trade Status in India. With the emergence of Fair Trade in India FTF-I is bringing this paper in support of Fair Trade.The purpose of Fair Trade Status Report is to collect the need and assessment of Fair Trade Status in India… Continue reading Fair Trade Status Report
Rural development has assumed global attention especially among the developing nations. It has a great significance in the country like India because most of the population of the nation lives in rural areas. As per the present schemes all over the nation the strategies are focusing on poverty alleviation, for better living conditions etc. Though… Continue reading Technology touching rural India
Chinny Swamy, working for the betterment in community at Purkal Stree Shakti Samiti, Dehradun. She is 70 years old, her snow white shinning hair adds the charm of the experience in her personality. After watching her work a new things came in mind: beauty not only lies in the eyes but in the ‘hands’ also. Women of… Continue reading Change Agent !
We are happy to announce that Keystone Foundation runs a Community Radio, ‘Radio Kotagiri’, has got the project from Indeosync Media Combine, based in Delhi. The project FREE/DEM is about democracy, local government, transparency, accountability and Right to Information Act. Nitesh Anand from Idesync Media Combine conducted three days training for the team and volunteers… Continue reading Training for the team of Radio Kotagiri