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Live Fair – World Fair Trade Day – 12 May 2018

“Live fair, one product at a time”. This is the message currently being delivered around the globe in response to the increasing demand for global ethical goods. The idea behind this message is to inspire a change in the way the consumers make purchases choices and to encourage them to appreciate Fair traded products and […]

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Bank Holiday Garden Session!

It looks like we are going to have a scorching Bank Holiday weekend! I can’t wait to get out and tidy up the garden….it is looking more like a jungle now. However, before I get too carried away with my Scythe & Sickle chopping down the foliage I need to look out for small animals […]

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FASHION REVOLUTION WEEK REMEMBERS RANA PLAZA

Lynne and I can remember the devastation we felt watching the news unfold about the tragedy at Rana Plaza factory. Worse thing being we were unwitting participants to this atrocity as we, like many others, most probably bought garments made in this factory over the years. This is the reason we at, Qwerk Emporium, supports […]

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EARTH DAY 22nd APRIL 2018

Earth and its ecosystems are our home, it’s the only one we have. Ensuring the preservation of this fragile symbiotic partnership is paramount. Hence balancing the economic, social, and environmental needs cannot be stressed enough. This needs to be done now, for the present generation, but and more importantly for our future generations.  Therefore, is […]

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NEW LAWS ON THE SALE OF IVORY

When Lynne and I first started Qwerk Emporium it was because of our concerns over the vast amounts of waste being discarded with its long-term effects on the environment. Of equal concern was the treatment of wildlife along with their natural habitats and in particularly endangered species. That is why we are so pleased to […]

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