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).
Voluntary Best Practice refers to 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 in compliance with the Fairtrade Trader Standard.
Click here to go to FLOCERT’s compliance criteria.