Archived Events

Thursday, 9 April 2015 to Monday, 13 April 2015

The FAIR HANDELN fair focuses on fair trade and globally responsible and sustainable trade and activities in business, finance, tourism, consumption and development cooperation.

This Fair Trade fair is Germany's oldest and most important trade and consumer exhibition; the professional and conceptual partner is the Baden-Württemberg Foundation for Development Cooperation (SEZ).

The fair will be open to visitors from 9 to 12 April 2015. 

Tuesday, 24 March 2015 to Friday, 27 March 2015

This year's Annual Fair Trade Federation Conference will take place from 24 to 26 March 2015 in Del Mar, California. 

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Sunday, 8 March 2015 to Monday, 9 March 2015

On March 8 International Women's Day is celebrated around the world.

On this day women are recognised for their achievements without regard to divisions, whether national, ethnic, linguistic, cultural, economic or political. It is an occasion for looking back on past struggles and accomplishments, and more importantly, for looking ahead to the untapped potential and opportunities that await future generations of women.

Friday, 20 February 2015 to Saturday, 21 February 2015

The General Assembly of the United Nations proclaimed 20 February as World Day of Social Justice. 

Friday, 13 February 2015 to Wednesday, 18 February 2015

From the 13- 17 February, 2015 WFTO and 14 of our members will be attending the Ambiente 2015 Fair in Frankfurt Germany. 

Attendees will have the opportunity to meet our members from Asia, Africa & Latin America and purchase their Fair Trade products ranging from home décor, handicrafts, glass, wooden and fashion items, as well as jewellery and religious articles. 

Wednesday, 11 February 2015 to Sunday, 15 February 2015

BIOFACH - World's leading Trade Fair for Organic Food

BIOFACH 2015 in the Exhibition Centre Nuremberg is the place where people share their passionate interest inorganic food, get to know each other and exchange views, and this for more than 25 years! Join us in a world of organic products and taste. As a visiting professional you can meet organic producers from the international organic market and be inspired by the sector’s latest international trends.

Friday, 23 January 2015 to Sunday, 25 January 2015

Fair Trade Federation's Retailer Symposium will take place in Rosemont, Illinois. 

The Fair Trade Federation Retailer Symposium is a unique opportunity for fair trade retailers to learn from the experts. This workshop will focus on things you need to know to run a successful fair trade retail store. Topics include:

Saturday, 20 December 2014 to Sunday, 21 December 2014

The UN General Assembly has identified solidarity as one of the fundamental and universal values that should underlie relations between peoples in the 21rst century, and in that regard decided to proclaim 20 December of each year International Human Solidarity Day.

Thursday, 11 December 2014

The Peruvian Trade Center (Centro de Comercio Exterior - CCL) is organising a Seminar about the International Trends on the Décor and Gifts Sector.

This event will be open to export companies, designers, consultants & other public related to the Decór and Gift sector.

PJ Arañador - with over 20 years of experience in product development for companies from Colombia, Peru, Philippines and India - will be the main exhibitor.

Entrance is free of charge upon registration.