Starting from July 27, 2014 is the official news:
The Rheingau-Taunus district has been honored as the first Fairtrade district in the state of Hesse in Germany by Fairtrade Germany.
The Fairtrade Towns campaign aims to create networks between actors of civil society, business and government to work together in promoting Fairtrade locally and internationally. This mention and price is therefore an active and ethical contribution to social justice both regionally and globally. Congratulations to Mr. Homberg (organizer and leader of the RGT -board and the rest of the actors in this important group. AKTING Fair has been working since the beginning also in this campaign. Here are some impressions of this important event: