Fair City, Fair World…. Fair Trade Talk and Panel Q&A

About this Event – Fair city, fair world….fair trade

Matt Oliver of Traidcraft & local Fair Trade sellers discuss 40 years of campaigning & the ongoing need for trade justice plus audience Q&A

Part of the Fairtrade Foundation ‘Choose the world you want’ online festival

Sat, February 27, 2021 – 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM CET

Sign-up: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/fair-city-fair-world-fair-trade-tickets-142248933389

 

PROGRAMME

Key Speaker

Matt Oliver Community sales manager at Traidcraft Gateshead

40 ways to make a difference through Fairtrade – a guide for the conscious consumer https://www.traidcraftshop.co.uk

 

Short Talks by Local Speakers

Christine Gent – Fair trade connector on Made51, harnessing refugees cultural skills https://www.made51.org

Barbara Wilson – owner of Love That Stuff, in the Marina On running a Fair Trade shop https://www.lovethatstuff.co.uk

Louise Mabbs – textile artist & voluntary rep for Traidcraft products, on running Fair Trade stalls and 40 years of campaigning Based at The Brighthelm Centre, North Rd https://louisemabbsfairtradesfair.wordpress.com

 

Hosts

Carmen Appich – Labour and co operative councillor for Westbourne Ward (Hove) Chair of the Brighton & Hove Fair Trade Steering Group & Louise Mabbs

 

Followed by panel discussion and audience questions