HC Deb 12 May 1998 vol 312 c114W
Dr. Tonge

To ask the President of the Board of Trade what recent initiatives involving private sector and non-Governmental organisations her Department has promoted to develop the ethical trading initiative. [41039]

Mrs. Roche

The Ethical Trading Initiative is a partnership between the private sector, non-governmental organisations and trades unions which is part-funded by the Department for International Development. DTI supports the ETI and similar partnerships which are promoted by the partners involved.