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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Voluntary Best Practice

Additional steps that all supply chain actors can take to foster even fairer trading conditions. These are voluntary and not required in order to be compliant with the Fairtrade Trader Standard.

Learn more about FLOCERT’s Compliance Criteria at: