• Promoting higher education

    Illiterate workers at Magrabi Agriculture have been overly dependent on colleagues to understand company policies and work instructions. When the Joint Body had to decide how to invest the Fairtrade Premium, the workers suggested setting up adult education classes.
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  • Student counseling and the role of HR

    Illiteracy was a major problem among the Sun Orange Farms’ workforce. Signing of employment contracts, training attendance, and even withdrawing cash via ATMs – simple tasks proved to be a major hurdle for many workers. Management therefore decided to start an adult education programme.
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