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Fairtrade teaching resources

Fairtrade Teaching Resources

Uncover to your class how Fairtrade is helping to break the cycle of poverty in developing countries around the world. Our selection of lively resources reveals what Fairtrade can mean for families and communities in need.


Adivasi women farmers, Nilgiri hills, India.

Photo: Liz Newborn/ActionAid

Go bananas! for Fairtrade Fortnight

Fairtrade Fortnight 2017 is from Monday 27 February — Sunday 12 March. This year, find out what Fairtrade means and how buying goods labelled Fairtrade can affect the growers’ lives with this colourful PowerPoint.

Chembakolli: Fairtrade

Discover how pure Nilgiri tea is harvested, produced and traded fairly in the remote Indian village of Chembakolli. This fantastic resource for Key Stage 2 classes also introduces primary pupils to the concept of Fairtrade and the work of international development charities.

Food sustainability - workshop

Jam-packed with facts, props, stunning photos and real life stories, this workshop explores some of the reasons why people go hungry. Meet children from Kenya, Bangladesh and Lesotho and discover how drought, floods and crop disease impact their lives. Prices from £50.