“We love to listen to our customers and for this reason we would be delighted to hear from you if you would like a bespoke fair trade product made especially for you.”

North West Regional Fair Trade Conference, Salford University, Manchester, UK - November 2017

North West Regional Fair Trade Conference, Salford University, Manchester, UK - November 2017

North West Regional Fair Trade Conference, Salford University, Manchester, UK - November 2017

During my visit to my home city of Manchester I attended the North West Regional Fair Trade Conference.

North West Fair Trade Regional Conference - Manchester visited November 2017

GET INSPIRED!

 

North West Fair Trade Regional Conference - Manchester visited November 2017

 Itinerary for the day

 

It was lovely to hear Brad Hill - Fair Trade Director at the Cooperative talk about Fair Trade

video here TBA

 

Brad Hill at the North West Fair Trade Regional Conference - Manchester visited November 2017

Brad Hill of the Cooperative Supermarket UK

 

We then heard from Marianne Coffee Growers Association.

video here TBA

video here TBA

 Marion at the North West Regional Fair Trade Conference - November 2017

Marion of the Coffee Growers Association, Africa

 

Followed by a workshop presented by Adam Gardner of the Fairtrade Foundation.

video here currently edited

video here currently edited

Adam Gardner at the North West Regional Fair Trade Conference - November 2017

It was a thoroughly enjoyable intensive day and I was exhausted by its end and had to rest my poor shoulder.

Many thanks to Chrisi, Adam and the Fairtrade Foundation team for organising this event.

 

Guest comments photos to be added

 

 

Further Reading and Links

Brad Hill

Cooperative

Fairtrade Foundation

Coffee Growers

Banana Association Panama




Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in The Little Fair Trade Blog

SheTrades MENA Launch - Dubai and the United Arab Emirates
SheTrades MENA Launch - Dubai and the United Arab Emirates

By sheer chance and after a coffee with Ms Arwa Hassan Al Qassim of Dubai Culture early February 2018 I was politely asked if I would like to be panelist at the SheTrades MENA Launch. I said YES!

Many thanks to Dr Ashraf Mahate Chief Economist at the Government of Dubai and Dubai Exports and Ms Al Qassim for providing me with a platform to talk about my passion FAIR TRADE.

Continue Reading →

January 2018 - Newsletter Video Blog Summary
January 2018 - Newsletter Video Blog Summary

This January I started trading at The Boutique Market at JBR, Dubai, UAE.

I invited two wonderful Social Enterprise lecturers from the Middlesex University Dubai to lunch at the Olea Restaurant Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates.

Received a new consignment of fair trade and fairly traded organic toys.

Continue Reading →

December 2017 - Newsletter Video Blog Summary
December 2017 - Newsletter Video Blog Summary

This December I was privileged and honoured to participate at the Swiss Business Council for the second time.

Many thanks to Ms Charoline Engel, Claudine and her team for organising another successful market.

 

Continue Reading →

 

Sign up for fair trade awesome!
Enter your email to be the first to receive news of product launches, discounts and ethical fashion campaigns.