If you feel that the world of Fair Trade has its very own language – don’t fret! We’ll keep you in the know!


With this glossary we’ll guide you through the common technical terms used by FLOCERT, Fairtrade International and the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO).


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Additional entity

An additional entity describes any entity including, but not limited to, sub-organizations, additional sites and sub-contractors that are involved with the Fairtrade products of a organization, and whose activities are controlled by the organization through ownership or by contract.

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