If you feel that the world of Fair Trade has its very own language – don’t fret! We’ll keep you in the know!

With this glossary we’ll guide you through the common technical terms used by FLOCERT, Fairtrade International and the World Fair Trade Organisation (WFTO).

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Home worker

A worker who produces or delivers services on order and against payment. They work at home, and the products or services are sent to the principal who decides their further use and destination.