Archives February 2020

The Forums shortlisted for the SEDEX Awards

The Forums shortlisted for the SEDEX Awards

Congratulations!!

Thanks to your effort and involvement the Ethical Trade Forums have been classified as one of the three shortlisted candidates for the Sedex Responsible Business Awards that are convened for the fourth year to recognize the most important responsible supply projects and sustainability initiatives. The awards ceremony will take place in London on March 18th.

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Roadblock during demonstrations

Roadblock during demonstrations

The fruit and vegetable sector lives, day after day, protests in our country with roadblock that, in the other hand, have been developed without incidents beyond what is expected in kind of these situations. Retentions that reach several kilometers and alternative deviations enabled by the police.

In the image taken from the Vanguardia newspaper  you can see some growers who set fire to piles of plastic boxes to generate barricades, forcing firefighters to intervene.

Why these protests?

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