Fair Trade – Alternatives to Biopiracy – Ecological Economics
Quelles alternatives au pillage des ressources naturelles et des savoirs ancestraux ?
The first book in French on the subject. Examples from the cosmetics and ingredients industries in South America and Southern Africa.
Translation of the title: Biopiracy: What alternatives to the plundering of natural resources and traditional knowledge?
Proposas for the 21st century
Éditions Charles Léopold Mayer, 2004.
Translated and published from French in: English (India), Spanish (Peru), Portuguese (Brazil), Italian and Chinese (from French).
This document was written following the collecing of proposals from 180 fair trade actors in Europe, Latin America, Africa and India, groupes in a community of practice under the Alliance for a Responsible, Plural and United World Fair Trade workshop(funded by Charles Léopold Mayer Foundation from 2000 to 2010).
Current situation of Fair Trade markets in Guatemala
United Nations Development Programme, Guatemala, 2006
Study commissioned by the United Nations Development Program in Guatemala in 2005. The study resulted in the setting up of an office for organizations supporting Fair Trade in Guatemala City.