AFSCME Fair Trade Resolution
Status: Adopted in August 2006
Source File: http://www.afscme.org/resolutions/13759.cfm
Resolution No: 53
We live in a global community and we trade products with other countries; and
Many Third World countries adhere to fair trade practices.
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED:
That AFSCME locals be encouraged to order products from any company accredited by the International Fair Trade Association or belonging to the Fair Trade Federation whenever it is deemed appropriate.
SUBMITTED BY: Jackie Jones-Walsh, President and Delegate
Ginger Richardson, Vice President and Delegate
AFSCME Local 843, Council 28