Author Archives: Paul

Fairtrade Flagship employers Wanted

Birmingham celebrated 10 years of being a Fairtrade City in 2015 and Fairtrade Birmingham (the organisation that maintains the City’s Fairtrade status) is looking for Fairtrade Employers willing to become Flagship Fairtrade Employers for the City. To become a Fairtrade Employer you need to ensure that Fairtrade products are used in the workplace (i.e. tea […]

Autumn Conference at University of Birmingham

The regional FAIRTRADE supporters conference  will take place 26th September 2015 at the University of Birmingham, Selly Oak, at Staff House at 10.00 am – 4.00 pm (Lunch provided, free entry) Register for this free event by clicking; http://e-activist.com/ea-action/action?ea.client.id=1904&ea.campaign.id=39715 So please put the event in your diary; West Midlands Fairtrade Conference 26 September 2015 – University of […]

10 Years of Fairtrade in Birmingham Celebration

We are celebrating 10 years of FAIRTRADE Birmingham and our City renewal, with a celebration evening at Carrs Lane Methodist Church on Wednesday 14th October at 6.00 p.m (Refreshments provided). Please come and join us for our renewal ceremony awarding the people of Birmingham the Fairtrade renewal. This promises to be a vibrant evening of […]

Harvest Festival

This Harvest Festival we are asking Faith-Groups of all kinds, to hold small-scale producers, farmers and agricultural workers and their families in their prayers. We are asking you to think local and to think global, because our local farmers and producers and those in far away lands, equally deserve our thoughts and where possible our […]

FAB meeting announced

Our next FAB meeting will be at 5.30 at the Council House on Tuesday 23rd September. At the meeting we will set meetings until the end of the year and into the new year. We want to consider alternative venues, returning to City Council offices Quarterly with regular meetings at Birmingham City Council offices at Lancaster circus. […]