Ethical buying: ‘It’s about dignity’

By Sally Blundell In Current Affairs

Print Share
17th December, 2012
Trade Aid co-founders Vi and Richard Cottrell spent years working with an organisation built on the singular premise of providing market access to poor craftspeople and artisans in the developing world. New Zealand now boasts the highest sales of fair-trade craft per head of population in the world, and sales continue to charge up the growth chart – a record $19 million in the 2011/12 year. But the most significant signs of success, says Cottrell, are the hardest to evaluate. “When fair trade is operating at its best, it offers people the option of doing something different…” ...

NZ Listener print only subscriptions & digital only subscriptions

NZ Listener subscriptions;

Print subscriptions: To receive the NZ Listener in your mailbox each week click here.

Digital subscriptions: We now have the NZ Listener weekly edition as a digital reader version via the Zinio digital platform – read the latest edition on your computer or via the Zinio app on your tablet.  To find our more click here.

Archive content: If you’re interested in accessing archive content, please contact our NZ Listener helpdesk contact us.  We endeavor to get back to you within 5 working days.

Locked content: If you have an archive content login, please login to view and unlock content, for more information regarding locked content please read our NZ Listener FAQ’s

Any queries regarding access please contact our NZ Listener helpdesk contact us.

More by Sally Blundell

Switch to mobile version