Analyses | Social mobility and wellbeing | 2014-12-22 | Sing Tao

Fairphone and Fairtrade. Are they fair?



With more people opting for smartphones in recent years, concerns about its production have been raised. Different designs have been proposed to make smartphones more environmental friendly, attempting to ensure fairness and justice in the production process. However, much like Fairtrade system, to what extent can it help the underprivileged?

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