Etiko Fairtrade Soccerballs

For every one of these Etiko Fairtrade soccer balls sold through Oxfam Shop a ball is given to an orphaned or abandoned child in one of the SOS Children’s Villages in Pakistan


buy one at any Oxfam shop or online


Did you know that about 80% of the world’s soccer balls are produced in Sialkot in northeastern Pakistan, by hand? It takes about an hour-and-a-half to sew together the 32 honeycomb-shaped pieces of synthetic leather with 650 stitches.

from DW

read more about fairtrade at Fair Go Trading and Oxfam


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