If you feel that the world of Fair Trade has its very own language – do not worry! With this glossary we would like to guide you through the specific technical terms used by FLOCERT, Fairtrade International and the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO).

Hired labour set-up

The term hired labour set-ups describes producing companies that are not membership-based (farms, plantations, factories, manufacturing industries, etc) and where the main share of the work is carried out by hired labour.

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