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REGISTRATIONS OPEN! International Fair Trade Towns Conference 2019 - CARDIFF. WALES

2019-10-18  2019-10-20

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International Fair Trade Towns Conference 2019 - CARDIFF. WALES

 

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Ticket Explanation

  • Tickets include all refreshments, food, materials, day and optional evening activities.
  • It does not include accommodation

Fees:

Full Fee -  £100  This is the fee if you are working for an organisation that has a budget to cover conference fees and includes a percentage to go towards someone attending who does not have the means to pay a fee, including Fair Trade volunteers and Fair Trade producers.

Fee - £50 This is the regular cost.

Reduced Fee - £30 This is a reduced fee for those that do not have the means to pay the normal fee, due to other costs including travel costs from another country or if you can't simply cover the normal or full fee.

Free Ticket Request* - This ticket is open to those that do not have the means to pay a fee at all. Please be expected to demonstrate why you are accessing the free ticket option when we contact you to confirm your ticket. This could be due to high travel costs ( e.g travel from another country), volunteer, unwaged, student etc. We may limit the number of free places offered to a country or region to ensure fairness, equity and diversity. If you have been invited as a guest, you will not be expected to pay the fee (but you are more than welcome to)

Optional Cultural Tour Ticket - This includes a tour of local historical and cultural interest linking to Wales' history of trade, and its status as a fair trade nation. This includes all travel, food and activities. Accommodation may be extra. More details to follow

Accommodation - group rates are being negotiated. Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you are interested. More information to follow

Travel advice- we are currently putting together advice on how to get to Cardiff, Wales. UK Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you would like any advice in the meantime

http://fairtradewales.com/coming-to-wales-in-2019

THEMES

Currently, the conference organisers are considering the following themes for activities:

  1. Fair Trade and the SDGs
  2. How can Fair Trade Towns influence the future of fair trade
  3. Fair Trade and Climate Change
  4. Fair Trade and Living Income -
  5. How to communicate your Fair Trade Message / Campaign 
  6. Fair Trade Certification and how it is changing
  7. Ask the producer 
  8. FT and Circular Economy
  9. FT Procurement - the technical stuff
  10. Young people - from school conference/ university
  11. Fair Trade Communities - what are they, where do they want to go?
  12. Fair Trade and supply chains
  13. Fair Trade and Trade Justice

OPEN CALL FOR SUPPORT / CONTRIBUTIONS

The organisers are currently accepting the following opportunities to be involved

- Do you have ideas for workshops, seminars, activities on the themes above and/or would like to offer considerations to contribute?

- Do you have fair trade goods that you would like to sell?

- Do you have information that you would like to display at the conference?

- Are you a producer from Africa, Asia / Pacific or Latin America and would like to attend?

Please email with your expressions of interest This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.