Increasing demand for wild plants – as ingredients for food, cosmetics and wellbeing and medicinal products – can put species at risk, as well as the communities that depend on them. The FairWild [...]
When Sainsburys dropped the Fairtrade standard for its own-brand teas in June, it signalled the beginning of a difficult summer for the ethical accreditation scheme. But the thirst for ethical, [...]
Pukka Herbs' co-founder and master herbsmith Sebastian Pole believes a simple cup of herbal tea has the power to reconnect us with nature. We ask why herbs (and Stevie Wonder) bring him [...]
A one-man mission to promote education and literacy programmes in remote regions of Pakistan and Afghanistan.
CafÈdirect, the UK's largest Fairtrade hot drinks company, and Europe's leading social bank, Triodos, have launched a public share issue that they hope will raise £5 million. The money will [...]