Tackling Global Poverty



We have a long and proud history of standing up for what’s right on behalf of our members and customers, and that tradition is now clearly part of our new purpose “Championing a better way to do business for you and your community”.

Over the summer, we’ll be exploring what issues our members, customers and colleagues believe we should stand up for.

We’d like to invite you over to our new platform, Let’s Talk, to share your ideas and tell us what you think!

Beyond Fairtrade

Beyond Fairtrade

We will continue to show the greatest commitment to Fairtrade in the UK, remaining second to none for availability and overtrade, and invest in projects that benefit producers and take us beyond Fairtrade.

Beyond Fairtrade
Fairbourne Springs Water & ONE Foundation

Fairbourne Springs Water & The One Foundation

1 million lives changed and counting. Our Fairbourne Springs own-brand bottled water has raised £5 million for clean water projects in Africa.

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Handwash & UNICEF

Handwash & UNICEF

Sales from our own-brand antibacterial handwash, launched in partnership with UNICEF, are helping fund a sanitation in Togo.

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Ethical trading and human rights

Ethical trading and human rights

For years we have fought for trade justice and today we continue to strive for a fairer world, where basic human needs are met and rights are respected.

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Get involved

lendwithcare.org

We work with CARE International UK to support lendwithcare.org, an innovative scheme whereby people in the UK can lend small sums of money to entrepreneurs in the developing world to help grow their business.

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Grow Co-operatives

Grow Co-operatives

Alongside Oxfam, we're calling on the UK Government to unlock greater support for smallholder farmers and co-operatives - get involved!

Grow Co-operatives