Fair Trade Advocacy Office
III - Non-governmental organisations
Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar
Rue Fernand Bernierstraat, 15
Mr Sergi Corbalan
Mr Sergi Corbalan
The Fair Trade Advocacy Office (FTAO) speaks out on behalf of the Fair Trade movement for Fair Trade and Trade Justice with the aim to improve the livelihoods of marginalised producers and workers in the South.
The FTAO is a joint initiative of Fairtrade International, the European Fair Trade Association and the World Fair Trade Organization-Europe. Through these three networks the FTAO represents an estimate of 2.5 million Fair Trade producers and workers from 70 countries, 24 labelling initiatives, over 500 specialised Fair Trade importers, 4,000 World Shops and more than 100,000 volunteers.
EU trade policies, EU development aid policies, EU agricultural policies, EU environmental policies, EU competion and internal markets policies.
Report: "Who's got the power? Tackling imbalances in agricultural supply chains".
The FTAO follows EU policies and initiatives that have an impact on International trade, in particular on thte livelihoods of marginalised producers and workers in the South. This include EU trade, development, environment, agriculture, internal market policies.
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o Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International FLO-I(24),
o World Fair Trade Organisation- Europe(94),
o European Fair Trade Association EFTA(11)
FTAO is at present not a member of any formal association/ federation or confederation.
FTAO works closely with other NGOs and wider civil society loose networks related to the issue. This for example could be with Trade Unions, Consumer Cooperatives, ISEAL and NGOs working on trade and development issues.
01/2014 - 12/2014
By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.