UWE works hard to promote socially responsible choices to staff and students. As a large institution, we can have a big impact when we introduce initiatives of this kind which is why we encourge people to think globally and act locally. This awareness of the need for fairer resource distribution, particularly in less developed countries, is why Fairtrade is important to UWE.
The Fairtrade ethos explained.
The reasons why UWE is supporting Fairtrade.
The criteria that needs to be fulfilled to achieve official Fairtrade status.
UWE's policy for a sustainable Fairtrade future.
Facts and figures that chart the growth of the Fairtrade movement.
Play your part in making Fairtrade a success at UWE and elsewhere.