If you feel that the world of Fair Trade has its very own language – don’t fret! We’ll keep you in the know!

With this glossary we’ll guide you through the common technical terms used by FLOCERT, Fairtrade International and the World Fair Trade Organisation (WFTO).

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Hired Labour set-up

The term Hired Labour set-ups describes producing companies that are not membership-based (farms, plantations, factories, manufacturing industries, etc) and where the main share of the work is carried out by Hired Labour.