Look at this lovely rocking winged bird bamboo windchime. The winged bird sits on a coconut shell which has several lengths of bamboo cut at different sizes that knock together as the wind blows. The bird also moves at the same time. This is a fair trade windchime made in Indonesia from sustainable bamboo.
What is Fair Trade
The international Fairtrade system represents the world’s largest, and also most recognised fair-trade system. This is a global movement with a strong and active presence in the UK. Fairtrade is a movement for change that works directly with businesses, consumers and campaigners.
Fairtrade is about better prices, but also decent working conditions, local sustainability, and fair terms of trade for farmers and workers in the developing world. Workers who make items such as this Winged Bird Bamboo Windchime.
By requiring companies to pay sustainable prices for items such as for this Winged Bird Bamboo Windchime (which must never fall lower than the market price), Fairtrade looks at the injustices of conventional trade, which traditionally discriminates against the poorest, weakest producers. It enables them to improve their position and have more control over their lives.
With Fairtrade you have the power to change the world every day. With simple shopping choices you can get farmers a better deal. And that means they can make their own decisions, control their future and lead the dignified life everyone deserves. There are over 1.66 million farmers and workers in 1,411 producer organisations across the Fairtrade system. Buying Fairtrade is easy. There are over 6,000 Fairtrade products such as coffee, tea, flowers and furniture.
Height is from the top of the bamboo hanger to the bottom of the bamboo chimes
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