Jewellers and Retailers – Meet Fairtrade Gold Pioneer Greg Valerio!

February 4, 2017

Please call 01865 722505 to Book Your Place

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Please call 01865 722505 to Book Your Place

(apologies – the telephone number on the poster is an error)

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Fair Trade Egypt Director in Oxford

March 19, 2016

Staff at Fairtrade at St. Michaels were delighted to meet Mona El-Sayed (left), Director of Fair Trade Egypt at their shop during Fairtrade Fortnight. Thank you to Silvia (right) and our friends at RISC for arranging this visit. She was accompanied by Carol Wills (second right) from the Oxford Fairtrade Coalition. Mona spoke about setting up Fair Trade Egypt, and also the role of women since the Arab Spring. Here they are with shop manager, Daniella (centre).


Fairtrade Fortnight 2016 Events – Share Your Passion for Fairtrade

March 5, 2016

Fairtrade Fortnight 2016

Fairtrade Fortnight 2016 – Sit down for breakfast. Stand up for farmers -is highlighting the severe lack of food security for farmers around the world, bringing together shoppers, campaigners and businesses to take action.

Get Involved in Oxford:

BREAKFASTS

  • The Windmill fairtrade shop in Headington is supporting a Fairtrade Breakfast on Saturday 5th March  www.headingtonfairtrade.org.uk
  • The Handle Bar Café in St. Michaels Street is providing fairtrade breakfasts during the fortnight
  • The Quakers will provide a fairtrade breakfast following their early morning Quaker Meetings at 43 St Giles, Oxford 7.30am until 8.00am on Tuesdays and Thursdays during Fairtrade Fortnight
  • Trading for Development (Judith Condor-Vidal) is having a fairtrade breakfast for parents and toddlers on the 10th March at 9 am at the Jericho Community Centre.  For information please go to http://www.tradingfordevelopment.co.uk

EVENTS

  • Fairtrade at St. Michaels fairtrade shop is offering a range of tastings and discounts on breakfast products during the fortnight www.fairtradeatstmichaels.co.uk
  • Oxford University Debate 3rd March ‘How Fair is Fairtrade?’ Carol Wills, Chair of the Oxford Fairtrade Coalition, is one of the panelists ***SORRY – THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED***
  • Wednesday 2nd March – Oxford Brookes University is hosting a talk on Food Security and Fairtrade by Rachel Sweet, Fairtrade Foundation.   To book go to www.brookes.ac.uk/about-brookes/events/food-glorious-fairtrade-food–is-fairtrade-a-21st-century-food-security-solution
  • Two Fairtrade sales are planned during Fairtrade Fortnight in Oxford by Trading for Development:
    • 5th March at the Jericho Community Centre – more details at www.tradingfordevelopment.co.uk
    • 13th March at Blackfriars Church – for information please go to www.tradingfordevelopment.co.uk

INTERNATIONAL FAIRTRADE VISITOR

  • Monday 7th March Mona El-Sayed, World Fair Trade Organisation board member, is visiting Oxford from Fair Trade Egypt and will be at Fairtrade at St. Michaels from 11.30am, later visiting The Windmill and Oxford Brookes University in Headington.
  • Mona is speaking at RISC in Reading on 8th March, 7pm – for details please go to http://www.risc.org.uk/events

We hope you will join us in the celebration of Fairtrade Fortnight 2016.

 


Fairtrade at St. Michaels Saturday Samples

March 4, 2016

Fairtrade at St. Michaels is offering an interesting selection of Fairtrade breakfast samples all day on Saturdays 5th and 12th March.  

PLUS 10% of selected breakfast foods!

And remember the Handle Bar Cafe is offering delicious Fairtrade breakfasts every day during FT14


Coop FT14 Special Offers

March 4, 2016

Visit your local Coop store for a range of special offers during Fairtrade Fortnight

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Fabulous Fairtrade Sales

March 4, 2016

We have news of two Fairtrade sales planned by Trading for Development during Fairtrade Fortnight in Oxford

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5th March at the Jericho Community Centre

More details at  www. Tradingfordevelopment.co.uk

AND

13th March at Blackfriars Church

More details at 

www. Tradingfordevelopment.co.uk

We hope you can come along and support these events.

 


Parents and Toddlers Fairtrade Breakfast

March 4, 2016

Here is your opportunity to introduce Fairtrade Breakfasts to young Fairtraders!

On 10th March at 9am there is a fairtrade breakfast for parents and toddlers at the Jericho Community Centre  

For information please go to www. Tradingfordevelopment.co.uk

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