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World Fair Trade Day

Taking place on the second Saturday in May every year.

Connecting fair trade producers and customers around the world.

Updated 9 months ago

World Fair Trade Day is celebrated on the second Saturday of May and is endorsed by the World Fair Trade Association, the global authority on fair trade, comprised of over 450 member organisations from 75 countries around the world.

If you would like some ideas to help your school celebrate you can browse through the resources listed on our database under the topics 'trade' or 'fair trade'.

You can also read through our article on Trade, which provides an introduction to some of the issues.

And get inspiration from the following case studies: » A primary school goes bananas » Learning about fair trade chocolate » A Year 8 class follow the journey of a banana » A fair trade awareness day