WORLD FAIR TRADE ORGANIZATION ASIA
                         JULY 2017
     
 
 
Consumers across the globe are looking to buy products that are more
ethical and sustainable, and it appears this is a trend that will only become
more important inthe future. Read about the trends of Fair Trade in Asiafocusing on
Fair Trade’s growth and future in the next coming years. 
 

All 18 countries in which WFTO members in Asia operate in have minimum wage laws implemented.
But did you know that the minimum wage in these countries remainlower than the cost of living? Click here to read the full article and learnmore about 5 Asian countries’ minimum wage laws and their similarities and how WFTO’s 4th principle helps recognize the importance of earning a living wage. 

 
There are 145 WFTO member organizations across 18 countries in Asia. Find out who they are, where they are, and what each member can offer you! Click here to find a list of all the members. 
 
FAIR TRADE IN THE NEWS

Read more about news surrounding Fair Trade all around Asia and the World. The articles below are recent news about Fair Trade during the past month:
 
 
 
 
 
 
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT
 
The World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO) Asia Foundation is seeking ambitious, hard-working, dynamic and result oriented Executive Director to lead its vital and challenging work in its Secretariat office in Chiang Mai, Thailand. 
Deadline for application is July 31,2017.
 
Click here to read the full job description.