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We'd love to keep you updated with our latest news and events.

#SharedHarvest photograph competition
October 18th, 2016 6:50 pm

Whenever we visit Palestine to hear updates from farmers on the situation for them there, we hear many of them tell us that one of the toughest challenges is the feeling of isolation from the world. To tell their story, to tell the world that they share the same joys and concerns in life as others around the world, is important to them and one of the reasons we founded Zaytoun.

Through fairly trading their produce, and through the trips and tours we facilitate for UK customers to visit Palestinian communities, we hope to offer an opportunity for dialogue. Trade has always brought people together, enriching cultures through exchange. 

So this olive harvest season, we're inviting  you to share your own harvest through images and messages of friendship to Palestinian farmers. Of course, harvesters of blackberries, apples, plums and pears in Britain enjoy free access to hedgerows and trees, while Palestinians are often barred from their own land, or cannot bring their harvest home...

Social Saturday 2016 - join the revolution!
October 14th, 2016 4:58 pm
We're proud to be a part of the growing social enterprise revolution, creating opportunities for customers to #buysocial every day and make the world a fairer place.

#SharedHarvest, picking olives on Haj Basheer's farm
October 11th, 2016 11:25 am
#SharedHarvest - the olive harvest season is underway! We're hoping for a bountiful and peaceful harvest for all farmers in Palestine this autumn. Joseph Willits posted this short film from Haj Basheer's groves near Sanour.
#SharedHarvest - a wish for Palestinian harvesters
September 30th, 2016 3:10 pm
#SharedHarvest - a wish for Palestinian harvesters
September 27th, 2016 3:00 pm