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Last modified: November 22, 2010, 6:24 AM
Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International (FLO) is the worldwide Fairtrade Standard setting
and Certification organization. It permits more than 800,000 producers, workers and their dependants in more
than 45 countries to benefit from labelled Fairtrade.
FLO guarantees that products sold anywhere in the world with a Fairtrade label marketed by a National Initiative (NI) conforms to Fairtrade Standards and contributes to the development of disadvantaged producers.
Its 19 national members (NI) include the Fairtrade, Transfair and Max Havelaar organizations.