International Fair Trade Towns Conference 2021

2021-11-18  2021-11-20

We are pleased to announce that the annual International Fair Trade Town Conference is going take place this November. Due to the unstable Covid-19 situation the conference will be held online from 18th to 20th of November 2021. The National coordinators meeting will be on the 17th in the afternoon CEST. So please reserve those dates.

The digital format is a great opportunity for an inclusive and interactive conference. We aim to bring together multiple stakeholders: farmers and producers from the South, consumers, traders, volunteers and many more. We want to discuss the latest developments in a COVID19 - Build Back Fairer context and work together to set goals for a sustainable future for everyone.

The conference will be organized by Swiss Fair Trade. Swiss Fair Trade is the national platform of Fair Trade organizations and is running Fair Trade Town in Switzerland. Due to the different time zones, we will have different topics and workflows for which you can register. Main events will take place around 12.00 to 18.00 CEST each day.

Registration will then be open from September onwards.