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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Certification body (CB)

A certification body is an independent entity authorized by a specific standard setter to certify that its clients comply with the requirements of the respective standard.

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