Economic Development and Inequality: Ben and Jerry's Fairtrade Ice…
Economic Development and Inequality: Ben and Jerry's Fairtrade Ice Cream
The Coffee Beans
Sourced from a Coffee Cooperative in Mexico
Fairtrade Premium 2015: payment used to construct a medical centre, library and school.
In 2005 Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream made a commitment that their 5 main ingredients would be fairtrade-certified
Sourced from Central America
Fairtrade Premium 2015: payment was used to train farmers in new farming methods.
Sourced from Madagascar, more recently it has been sourced from Uganda
Fairtrade premium in Madagascar in 2015: payment used to repair health centre and a school
Sourced from the Ivory Coast
Fairtrade premium in 2015: payment was used to build a medical clinic , install solar panels, purchase a water pump for the community
Fairtrade premium= when an extra payment is given to workers and farmers which goes into shared fund to improve the social, economic and environmental conditions of a community
Sourced from Ecuador
Fairtrade premium 2015: payment used to develop healthcare facilities in the region