Ethical Trade Worksheet

In module 1 of the Ethical Trade Project, students were asked to research the history and background to the ethical trade movement. The questions below were used to help them structure their research.

Worksheet Questions

When and where did Ethical Trade begin to appear as an issue?

Who were the key organisations or individuals most responsible for bringing Ethical Trade to public attention?

What were the key events in the early history of Ethical Trade?

How did governments become more aware of issues of Ethical Trade?

How did businesses become more aware of issues of Ethical Trade?

How did the public become more aware of issues of Ethical Trade?

How did Ethical Trade link to the Environmental concerns of the 1960s onwards?

What were some of the early problems that Ethical Trade aimed to tackle?

What different opinions do people have about the history and background of Ethical Trade?

 

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