Archived Events

Wednesday, 13 May 2015 to Thursday, 14 May 2015

The International Association of Investors in the Social Economy - INAISE - and its Peruvian member Cooperative FORTALECER warmly invite you to the International Conference on Social and Solidarity Finance which will be held on May 13-14, 2015 in Lima (Peru), in the 'Casona' centre of the National Main University of San Marcos.

The conference topic is 'Social and Solidarity Finance:  building an inclusive and fair economy'.

Sunday, 10 May 2015 to Monday, 11 May 2015

Bio West is a German fair for organic and Fair Trade products.

This fair is part of a series of Fair Trade fairs throught Germany and it will take place on 10 May 2015 in Düsseldorf 

WFTO Members such as GEPA GmBH will be present. 

For more information visit the Bio West's website:

Saturday, 9 May 2015 to Monday, 25 May 2015

"La Quinzaine du Commerce Equitable" - France celebrates the 15th Anniversary of its Fair Trade Fortnight, from 9 to 24 May 2015! 

Fair Trade Fortnight will be oberserved by hundreds of events throughout France, celebrating the responsible consumption and the dream of a fairer, more united, more equitable world. 

Saturday, 9 May 2015

'Be an Agent for Change'

Fair Trade is an agent for change. It is a tangible solution to poverty eradication, a good tool for sustainable development, and most of all Fair Trade promotes social justice. 
From 2015 until 2017, WFTO developed an overarching theme for World Fair Trade Day celebrations: ‘Be an Agent for Change’

Friday, 8 May 2015

The Youth and Family Ministry of the Anglican Diocese of Niagara will join the celebration of World Fair Trade Day 2015.
They will be providing an IMMERSION EXPERIENCE where a group of their youth will be able to learn about Fair Trade practices and see it in action at our Fair Trade cafe. Their group will be at the cafe on Saturday, May 8, 2015 from 9 to 2 p.m.

During this meeting education sessions will be organized, and documentaries, samples, and materials will be available to educate consumers about fair trade.

Friday, 24 April 2015


On 24 April 2013, 1133 people were killed and over 2500 were injured when the Rana Plaza factory complex collapsed in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Social and environmental catastrophes in our fashion supply chains continue. 

Fashion Revolution says enough is enough.

What can you do?

Sunday, 19 April 2015 to Monday, 20 April 2015

Bio Ost is a fair for organic and Fair Trade items, taking place on 19 April 2015 in Berlin, Germany. 

For more information about the exhibitors and programme please visit: 

Saturday, 18 April 2015

TTIP (the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership), is a comprehensive free trade deal being negotiated in secret between the US and the EU.

The global day of action against free trade agreements is going to take place on 18 April 2015.

Thursday, 16 April 2015 to Saturday, 18 April 2015

The 5th conference about Organic Agriculture and Markets - Safe Production - Green Economy will be held in Kyiv (Ukraine) on 16-17 April 2015.

The conference will focus on the organic sector development in Central/Eastern, Central Asian and neighboring countries A special accent will be paid at standards and certification to ensure traceability and safety of the products. This conference is organized by Organic Federation of Ukraine (Ukraine) and Organic Services GmbH (Germany).