We are lucky enough that while we are in Nusa Dua, Indonesia we have gotten to attend the United Nations Global Compact meetings. Great to see so many leaders working together to eliminate poverty. Ultimately, the consumer has to be informed about the total cultural and environmental cost of products and be willing to purchase products that are made by companies who are concerned about people, planet and profits. Purchasing the cheapest products often enslaves workers and their families to poverty. As a member of Fair Trade, our company, GiftsWithaCause.org, is committed to providing workers with a sustainable wage that helps them out of poverty.