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Fairtrade Foundation, The
Aims to give a better deal for marginalized third world producers. In practice this means helping producers receive a fair price, doing business directly with farmers so they receive maximum profit and promoting fair wages and good conditions for workers.
The organisation is run as a charity, and originally set up by Cafod (Catholic Agency for Overseas Aid), Christian Aid, NEW consumer, Oxfam, Traidcraft and the World Development Movement.
They can be contacted at Suite 204, 16 Baldwin's Gardens, London EC1N 7RJ; Tel: 020-7405 5942; Fax: 020-7405 5943; www.fairtrade.org.uk