All of our coconut fish such as this Coconut Fish Painted White, are made from coconuts collected from the village by a talented family who live in Bali Indonesia. We have been working with them for several years to make all our coconut gifts and they look great either just standing on a shelf or table. They are hand carved and finished to a very good standard. Due to the handmade nature of this item all sizes are close estimates of the product that will be sent. Photo used is of a stock item and not the one that will be sent. Colour might vary slightly on product sent
Approximate sizes are height H 26cm x W 30cm x D 25cm
WHAT IS FAIRTRADE
The international Fairtrade system represents the world’s largest, and also most recognised fair-trade system. This is a global movement with a strong and active presence in the UK. Fairtrade is a movement for change that works directly with businesses, consumers and campaigners.
Fairtrade is about better prices, but also decent working conditions, local sustainability, and fair terms of trade for farmers and workers in the developing world. Workers who make items such as this Coconut Fish Painted White.
By requiring companies to pay sustainable prices for items such as for this Coconut Fish Painted White (which must never fall lower than the market price), Fairtrade looks at the injustices of conventional trade, which traditionally discriminates against the poorest, weakest producers. It enables them to improve their position and have more control over their lives.
With Fairtrade you have the power to change the world every day. With simple shopping choices you can get farmers a better deal. And that means they can make their own decisions, control their future and lead the dignified life everyone deserves. There are over 1.66 million farmers and workers in 1,411 producer organisations across the Fairtrade system. Buying Fairtrade is easy. There are over 6,000 Fairtrade products such as coffee, tea, flowers and furniture.