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 decision

A certification decision is always made on the basis of a previous evaluation of audit results, or assessment of other compliance status-related facts, and directly affects the certification status of an organization.

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