A UK based online florist has today released new details about an exciting new project looking at Fair Trade flowers. The florist looked specifically at flowers that are grown in Ecuador and are sold in the United States. This is the first time the Fair Trade flower procedures in Latin America have been researched and how waged workers are impacted by these activities. While not relevant to the UK market as of yet, the research could be expanded to include the UK, particularly for the more exotic flowers.
I think I now know my mission in life, that is to give back. I never thought of it when I was still back in the Philippines. Maybe because I see poverty every single day of my life, I see people struggle to feed their families, I see children begging on the street, I have seen it all and that I have lived in that line before.
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