Glossary

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).

World shop

A world shop is an independent retailer and/or importer who sells fair trade products. They are united in their aim to bring about fundamental changes in the status of producers through fair trade retailing and campaigning.

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