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At TransFair USA, we're extremely grateful to have so many friends, family, and supporters who are committed to making the world a better place. We've all been searching for ways to help with Tuesday's catastrophic earthquake near Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
This New Year's Eve, as the ball dropped and glasses clinked, did you make those ever-looming new year's resolutions?
While the people around you promise to start using that treadmill buried deep in the garage, or to finally finish that home improvement project they started back in 2003, why not make a resolution you know you can keep: this year, resolve to make 2010 a little more fair.
Yo voy blogeando de Costa Rica! I sincerely appologize to all the true Spanish speakers in the world, but I am greatly enjoying the mix of cultures, languages, and backgrounds at this weeklong Fair Trade Business Conference in Costa Rica. We have people here from 17 countries, representing Fair Trade coffee, fruit and sugar producers, exporters, and various Fair Trade organizations. We've been speaking in a mix of Spanish, English, French and Italian... and literally on the go from 7am until nearly midnight as I type this.