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What if the price of your fair trade coffee accounted for the unpaid domestic labor of women?

Tweet That’s what some Nicaraguan fair trade co-operatives are now calculating. Upside Down World describes how this development began with a sesame oil contract with The Body Shop and has now caught on among green coffee co-ops in the country as well. There are three types of unpaid work mainly done by women: work which is [...]
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