Fair Trade

Pages: 192
Subject: Current Affairs, Politics, Economics
Series: Beginner's Guides
Imprint: Oneworld
Illustrations: illustrations

Fair Trade

A Beginner's Guide

Jacqueline DeCarlo

Covering Fair Trade principles and methods for participation, Fair Trade: A Beginner's Guide will empower the reader to tackle a key source of global injustice.

The Book

What's wrong with buying regular coffee? Does Fair Trade necessarily mean ethical trade? What impact can consumers have on global economics? Fair Trade: A Beginner's Guide reveals why Fair Trade means more than just bananas, coffee, and chocolate. Author and activist Jacqueline DeCarlo explains the principles behind Fair Trade and its development into a powerful economic tool. Packed with inspiring ways to make a difference, this book will encourage readers of all backgrounds to help end poverty,environmental destruction, and human exploitation.

Additional Information

Subject Current Affairs, Politics, Economics
Series Beginner's Guides
Pages 192
Imprint Oneworld
Illustrations illustrations


About the Author

Jacqueline DeCarlo is Fair Trade Program Advisor of Catholic Relief Services, and former Director of the Fair Trade Resource Network.


"A valiant effort to fill an umet need in providing people a fairly inviting primer on fair trade."

- Green LA Girl