The Childhood Obesity Crisis

The childhood obesity crisis is likely to become far worse unless the government stops the sale of discounted junk food and prevents advertising of unhealthy snacks before the watershed, MPs have said. Last August the government set out its Childhood Obesity Planwhich included a sugar tax on soft drinks but stopped short of implementing further measures called for…

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Fair Trade fights poverty!

Fair Trade fights poverty! This year WFTO observes Global Anti-Poverty Week (16-22 October 2016) by promoting the 10 Principles of Fair Trade as means to eradicate poverty as desired by the first goal of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals – NO POVERTY. WFTO believes that the principles of Fair Trade are effective overarching tools to fight poverty…

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