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“Fair Trade USA Announces Key Milestone and New Innovations in Impact Measurement, Farmer Services, and Supply Chain Transparency” – Justmeans – April 17, 2014

In a press release distributed on April 17, 2014 “Fair Trade USA, the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in North America, announced that it has certified one billion pounds of Fair Trade coffee since its founding in 1998. This historic milestone, made possible by the sustainable sourcing practices of nearly 500 coffee companies, […]

“World’s Largest Investors Engage Stock Exchanges on Sustainability Reporting Standard for Companies” – CNW – April 7, 2014

In a press release distributed on April 7, 2014 “Sustainability advocacy group Ceres, in collaboration with BlackRock and other major institutional investors across the globe, announced an initiative to engage global stock exchanges, via the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE), on a uniform standard for sustainability reporting by all exchange members.” You may read the […]