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Campaigning for fair and sustainable banana and pineapple supply chains

Join us in calling on the EU, governments, supermarkets and the wider food industry to ensure that a fair price is paid for tropical fruits that are produced without violating human rights or polluting the environment.

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Take action! Ask LIDL to play fair!

  Lidl is one out of nine supermarket giants in the UK. But when it comes to responsibility on banana and pineapple plantations, Lidl has to play fair. The truth about tropical fruits from LIDL Lidl claims all the bananas and pineapples that they sell are sustainably produced. But the…

High court reverses moratorium on pineapple growing in Los Chiles, Costa Rica

Costa Rica’s high court has once again denied the right of local governments to declare a moratorium on pineapple production within their jurisdictions, this time in the northern border municipality of Los Chiles. Decrying contaminated water and exploitation of migrant labor, a coalition of environmental groups and politicians recently came…

Historic agreement reached between unions and producers in Peru

On 15th August, a framework agreement on trade union rights and sectoral dialogue was signed by seven banana producers’ associations and the main trade union in the sector, SITAG. This comes after several years of conflict between some of the associations and the union, and is the result of a…

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