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    Solidaridad facilitates cross-regional collaboration for the tea sector

    26 April 2016

    Sustainability in the tea sector has been developed from a western packer’s perspective so far and producers need to develop an alternative narrative - this time from the perspective of Asia.
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    Solidifying China and Brazil’s strategic soy trade partnership

    22 April 2016

    Solidaridad along with the Paulson Institute, the Nature Conservancy, WWF and the China Soybean Industry Association organized the “China-Brazil Sustainable Soy Trade” workshop.
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    Solidaridad in Panama to ensure local ownership

    09 April 2016

    The international news was dominated by the so-called "Panama Papers" this week which reveal the creation of over 200,000 offshore companies by law firms in Panama for the purpose of tax avo
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    Toolkit to address forced labour in mining available in three languages

    07 April 2016

    Forced labour takes many forms and is still common in artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM). This can even happen without people being aware of their own enslavement.
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    Global retailers hold key to future of sustainable cotton

    04 April 2016

    International clothing brands and retailers have a crucial role to play in securing the future of the market for more sustainable cotton, according to research carried out for Solidaridad, WWF and Pes
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    Solidaridad partners share cotton experiences in the realm of Gandhi

    31 March 2016

    For the past five years, Solidaridad has executed several projects with Indian cotton farmers under the umbrella of the Farmer Support Program.
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    Broad coalition supports agreement on sustainable clothing and textile

    29 March 2016

    Solidaridad is pleased with the extensive support from the Dutch business sector, trade unions, the national government and civil society organizations for the new sustainable clothing and textile agr
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    Solidaridad launches AMBITION 2020 strategy

    16 March 2016

    Solidaridad launched AMBITION 2020, its new strategy for inclusive and sustainable economic development, at a network-wide meeting in Ghana this week.
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    Join us to help shape the future of sustainable cotton

    01 March 2016

    Sustainable cotton is here and already improving lives. In 2014-2015, the production of sustainable cotton rose to about 10% of global production. It has never been higher.
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    Japanese society turns to sustainability

    25 February 2016

    Audits and certifications are not as effective as in the past.
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