World Fair Trade Organization - WFTO

Governing Organization

Assessment Type

Third party assessed by non-verified bodies

Sectors Covered

Various Sectors

Issues Covered

CSR, Ethical Trade

Information from the ITC's Standards Map


SFTMS standard is an affordable certification system designed for marginalised farmers, producers and artisans to improve their market access and to allow them to trade locally. The standard follows the 10 Principles of Fair Trade for organization.

Key Features

The SFTMS is based on 10 key principles prescribed and
monitored by WFTO:
* Creating opportunities for economically disadvantaged
* Transparency and accountability of management and
commercial relations
* Trading practices hinged on concern for the socioeconomic and environmental well-being of marginalized small producers.
* Payment of a fair... more

Stakeholder Engagement

Go to Standards Map At a Glance Sheet

Sustainability Issues messaging