CRS Ethical Trade

Just as CRS partners with people around the world to ease poverty, hunger, and injustice, here in the US we work to transform the world through tangible acts of solidarity. Through a network partnerships that meet CRS' high standards and resources and campaigns for your campus, we help you put the values of our faith into practice to help build an economy for everyone.  Learn more and get invovled today!

 

ACADEMIC RESOURCES

MODULE: Fair Trade: State of the Movement (archived from Spring 2016)

MODULE: Fair Trade Impact: Coffee as a Case Study (archived from Spring 2016)

MODULE: The Case of Forced Labor (archived from Spring 2014)

 

ADVOCACY CAMPAIGN

"I am Human Trafficking."  Join the campaign to pray, learn and advocate against forced labor and other forms of modern-day slavery.

I am Human Trafficking

 

EDUCATION, FAITH FORMATION & CAMPUS ENGAGEMENT RESOURCES

Visit our "University" page on the new CRS Ethical Trade website, where you'll find:

  • Prayer Cards
  • Advent Reflections
  • Live Mercy in the Marketplace Faith Sharing Guide
  • How-to guides for hosting fair and ethical trade sales and fundraisers

 

SHOPPING & PRODUCTS GUIDE

Looking for ethically sourced shoes, clothes, coffee, candles or gifts? Look no further than the new CRS Ethical Trade Shopping Guide.
 

CAMPUS EXAMPLES

BLOG: University of Louisiana at Lafayette organizes to bring ethical trade product options to their bookstore.