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Chairperson Visits School Fairtrade Fortnight Event

Newry Mourne and Down District Council Chairperson, Councillor Roisin Mulgrew, attended a Fairtrade event at Our Lady and St Patrick Primary School, Downpatrick on Monday 26 February 2018. The event celebrated Fairtrade Fortnight and also provided the opportunity for pupils to learn more about the benefits of supporting Fairtrade products….

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Ards And North Down To Go Fairtrade

Ards and North Down Borough Council is leading the way to the borough being Fairtrade. It will join other UK councils in helping to make Northern Ireland a Fairtrade-devolved region as has already been achieved in Scotland and Wales. Fairtrade is a global movement for change that works to guarantee…

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Fairtrade Accreditation For Northern Ireland Tops The Agenda

The All-Party Group on Fairtrade (APGF)  is pleased to announce its recent formation and cross-party support to achieve Fairtrade accreditation for Northern Ireland, as a devolved region. Today marks the official launch of the APGF during Fairtrade Fortnight 2014 with special guests – Fairtrade cashew nut producer from El Salvador,…

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