Archived Events

Monday, 3 November 2014 to Saturday, 8 November 2014

WFTO Member Coordinadora Estatal de Comercio Justo has organised different Fair Trade related activities at the railway stations of Gijón and Oviedo in Spain.

These train stations will host informative and sale Fair Trade stands. 

GIJÓN 

Date: November 3 to 8, 2014 

Time: 10:00 to 20:00 

Stand staffed by professionals and volunteers from NGO Oxfam Intermón 

OVIEDO 

Date: 3 to 7 November 2014 

Time: 10:00 to 15:00 

Friday, 31 October 2014 to Sunday, 16 November 2014

WFTO Member Coordinadora Estatal de Comercio Justo has prepared an Exhibition to be presented during the Fair Trade Week in Bilbao, Spain from the 31rst of October until the 15th of November 2014. 

Tuesday, 28 October 2014 to Saturday, 15 November 2014

WFTO Latin American Associate Fair Trade Network CLAC (Coordinadora Latinoamericana y del Caribe de Pequeños Productores de Comercio Justo) with the support of the University of Bogota, Uniminuto and COSA (Committee on Sustainability Assessment), launched the competition: "Good Agricultural Practices for Crop Diversification and Family Farming for Food Security and Sovereignity". 

Friday, 17 October 2014 to Saturday, 18 October 2014

On the 17th of October we celebrate the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty.

The International Day for the Eradication of Poverty has been observed every year since 1993, when the United Nations General Assembly, by resolution 47/196, designated this day to promote awareness of the need to eradicate poverty and destitution in all countries. Fighting poverty remains at the core of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and the development of the post-2015 development agenda.

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 to Thursday, 18 September 2014

WFTO attended the PRICE project meeting last 16 and 17 September 2014. Chief Executive Natalia Leal represented WFTO during the meeting in Poros, Greece. Project partners discussed the accomplishments and future plans for the project, and issues like Fair Trade public procurement and the role of the public sector on the promotion of Fair Trade. Project partner Fair Trade Hellas hosted the meeting.