After decades of farming other crops for local markets, Rafael and his neighbors decided to try bananas. A few years later, they met Fairtrasa, and their lives were transformed dramatically. Read about Rafael on Medium.com.
Olga was an obstetrician in the city of Trujillo, Peru. The daughter of local sugar-cane farmers, she was the first in her family to earn a university degree, and was building a successful career providing maternal care throughout the region. But one day, disaster struck her family, and everything changed. Read Olga's story at Medium.com.
Our founder and CEO, Patrick Struebi, attended the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting in Davos in January 2016. The focus of the Meeting was the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Before traveling to Davos, Patrick published an essay at Huffington Post on the Fourth Industrial Revolution's potential impact on the global food supply chain.more