This year Fair Trade Wales hosts its first conference in West Wales where we will BANG THE DRUM FOR FAIR TRADE! The theme is about shouting about the good work that Fair Trade does with a host of inspiring speakers, workshops and activities.
BANG THE DRUM FOR FAIR TRADE!
FAIR TRADE WALES CONFERENCE
SATURDAY 6th JUNE 2009
TRINITY COLLEGE, CARMARTHEN
10.30 – 16:00
The day will include:
* A special video welcome from Harry Hill (the face of Liberation Fairtrade nuts)
* A live satellite link up with a Fairtrade farmer co-operative
* A talk from Zaytoun – the Palestinian Fair Trade olive oil project
* A delicious Fair Trade and local lunch
* An afternoon ‘world café’ discussion
* A host of workshops on everything from trade justice to community linking between Wales and Africa and a Fair Trade craft workshop including a live demonstration.
* A special children’s area (suitable for under 16’s) with workshops and activities – including a fairtrade football game and craft area for younger ones
* Live music and craft demo’s
The cost for the conference is £5 for adults and free for children (under 18’s) including lunch and refreshments. This year tickets must be booked in advance and we recommend early bookings to guarantee your workshop place.