Filtered by: Fair Trade <Back to previous page Fair tradeCompiled by Helen Gaw. Goal 8 is about countries and international organisations working together to relieve poverty. The goal includes developing fairer policies between rich countries and poor countries, the reduction of poor countries' national debt and increasing worldwide access to communication technologies and medicines. Goal 8 Develop a global partnership for developmentTargets for this goal are aimed at Northern governments and include major increases in development aid, relieving debt in resource-poor countries and developing a fair international trading system. Ojon oilby Osvaldo Munguia and Judith Collins. The Miskito people in Honduras have traditionally always used batana oil – extracted from the nut of the American palm (Elaeis oleifera) – as a skin and hair treatment. It encourages thick, shiny hair and repairs damaged hair. Oils for cooking are also extracted from both the nut and husk, and the husk is used to make a type of porridge. After extracting the oil, the waste products provide a nutritious feed for the local pigs.