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Fairtrade does not walk the talk

Fairtrade and other voluntary sustainability standards are increasingly common in the food sector. Evidence shows that the benefits of such standards on the poorest people are minimal.

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Maertens, M. Fairtrade does not walk the talk. Nat Sustain 2, 549–550 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41893-019-0332-0

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