Fairtrade International (FLO) announced Enrique Hennings as its interim Operations Manager for Fairtrade International USA, the new organization representing FLO’s system in the USA. Enrique will lead the process of establishing a new office, and work with stakeholders and businesses to build recognition of the FAIRTRADE Mark in the USA. Based in Washington, DC, he will lay the groundwork for Fairtrade International USA – raising awareness among the public, working with companies, retailers and stakeholders.
Fairtrade International USA has registered as a non-profit organization, and is well on the way to appointing a Board, accountable to stakeholders, which will then recruit a permanent Executive Director.
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