Traidcraft, one of the largest fair trade organization in the world, has consistently led the implementation of fair trade policies in the U.K. It has also begun to pressure British Parliament to legislate fair trade policies for British imports. “I’m not sure that America is ready for that yet,” says Nathan George, Founder of Trade As One. What should happen first is a consumer-led push to buy fair trade, which will demonstrate to the government that there are actually enough concerned people to warrant putting fair trade into law.
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