Schools are at the heart of any community, and because of this they have a very strong influence and voice within their particular community. What better way to spread the word about fair trade and promote it within the broader community than to get the fair trade movement into your school!
One of the key development issues of this century is access to clean, safe water. Water - although a renewable resource - is increasingly threatened by industry, overuse, and privatization. Access to clean water for drinking, household use and agriculture is a critical development issue.