Anandhi Texstyles has a Fairtrade Society of 1000 farmers in the name of “ANANDI FARMERS ASSOCIATION – PALAMEDU“ as CP (Contract Production). Another Fairtrade Society of 1000 farmers in the name of “ANANDI FARMERS ASSOCIATION – PICHAMPALAYAM“ as CP. All these societies are registered under SECTION 10, CERTIFICATE OF REGISTRATION OF SOCIETIES, TAMILNADU. The Fairtrade Premium is an additional sum of money which goes into a communal fund for workers and farmers to use – as they see fit – to improve their social, economic and environmental conditions.
The Program is implemented with a view to address trade imbalances, besides offering traders, retailers and ultimately consumers, a powerful way to contribute to impacting the lives of many disadvantaged producers & and laborers. It promotes agricultural, socio-economic development and environmental safety.
Fair Trade training to farmers
Farmers are trained on fair-trade standards with special reference to Organic Farming, Conservation of biodiversity, labour well fare and Farmers Assoication.
Labours are trained on fair-trade programme with special reference to child labour, Health and Safety etc., Farmers training is implemented periodically utilizing the services of Madam. ROHINI CHANDRASEKARAN, Programe Officer – India Plus – Fair trade Network of Asia, Pacific Producer.
A Sum of rupees Rs. 80.60 Lakes has been received, by Anandi Farmers Association Palamedu from Anandi Enterprises – Tirupur Till Mar-2021.
The following development activities have been implemented by Anandi Farmers Association Palamedu, Utilising Fair-trade premium with the support of Anandi Enterprises, Tirupur.