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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Social Indicator

Documentary evidence in relation to requirements 2.4.1 and 2.4.2 of the Fairtrade Standard for Fibre Crops. It can be a certain certificate, involvement in certain initiatives, or certain Social Audit reports.