Activities · New Members

Welcoming New Member

Fair Trade Forum- India happily welcomes its new member Amar Kutir Society For Rural Development, from West Bengal. Amar Kutir Society For Rural Development The organization was established in the year 1978, headed by Dr. Prasanta Kumar Ghosh, is a society, led by an executive board and board members, elected every three years. Amar Kutir… Continue reading Welcoming New Member

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World Environment Day celebrations at TARA Projects

Delhi: With a purpose to nurture the seed of environment protection and awareness, our member TARA Projects, based in Delhi celebrated World Environment Day with children, youth, artisans and farmers with the messages of “Join the race to make the world a better place.”   Tara is committed to protect the environment and motivate people especially… Continue reading World Environment Day celebrations at TARA Projects

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Set the eco safety trends with Jute and recycling-Indha

Delhi: Have you read the benefits of using the long flexible fibre, which is easily spun and is one of the most affordable natural fibres, with little need for fertilizers and pesticides? The 100% bio-degradable and recyclable ‘Jute products’, helps us in taking steps towards creating a greener and safer planet. Read the short write… Continue reading Set the eco safety trends with Jute and recycling-Indha

Activities · Exhibitions

Close to the Nature with Sampoorn Sante

Karnataka: Our members Aagor Daagra Afad, Maya Organic and Sandur Kushala Kala Kendra participated in ‘Sampoorn Sante’s ‘Back to Nature’ exhibition cum sale at Karnataka from 16th to 26th June, 2016 and presented their mesmerised crafts and skilled designs. Working with the women weavers of Bodo Tribe in the district of Chirang of Assam, Aagor… Continue reading Close to the Nature with Sampoorn Sante

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Steps towards protecting the environment

West Bengal: “Fair Tree” a term came from Craft Resource Centre on the occasion of World Environment Day. CRC planted 10 tree at their compound, terming them as ‘Fair Tree’. Environment protection, being one of the ten principles of Fair Trade, is a major concern at global level due to increased global warming. We all… Continue reading Steps towards protecting the environment

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Kadam Haat organises Design Development workshop

West Bengal: Kadam Haat, empowering the artisans and youth based in Kolkata, organized a Design Development workshop in Bankura with its artisans. Products of Kadam Haat include baskets, trays, table mats, candle/agarbati holder, bookmarks, paperclips, gift boxes, cardholders and cutlery includes spoons, forks, ladles, plates etc. Kadam Haat aims at tackling the problems of uneducated… Continue reading Kadam Haat organises Design Development workshop

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Tailoring and Designing skill workshop for underprivileged women

Rajasthan: With a view to promote sustainable livelihood opportunities, SETU conducted a 15 day long tailoring and designing workshop for the underprivileged women at Wazirabad, Delhi. The training programme started on 5th of May and continued till 20th May 2016. Training was provided to the women belonged mostly to minority communities with male dominating environment.… Continue reading Tailoring and Designing skill workshop for underprivileged women