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 […]
The New Gem magazine for Birmingham and Solihull is free to our web site users, by clicking the link; GEM Magazine December 2015 GEM Magazine December 2015. The February edition during Fairtrade Fortnight will feature an article about Fairtrade and Sustainability in Birmingham and the links to climate-change.
Please come and join us and meet the Traidcraft team, a must for anyone interested in Fairtrade. Below is a schedule of the days events. A U T U M N R O A D S H O W The Church at Carrs Lane, Birmingham, B4 7SX Thursday 10th September 2015 10.00 am – Coffee […]
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 […]
Birmingham will be celebrating 10 years of being a Fairtrade City later this year and Fairtrade Birmingham (the organisation that maintains the City’s Fairtrade status) is looking for Fairtrade Employers who would be willing to become Flagship Fairtrade Employers for the City. To become a Fairtrade Employer you need to ensure that Fairtrade products are […]
As the world economy limps and prods it’s way through various obstacles and whirlwinds, the focus has entirely shifted to consumers in the west. What we choose to buy shapes the lives of people on the other side of the world, be it food, clothes or other essential accessories. But it seems we have lost […]
You are warmly invited to the official launch of Peace Hub, a new centre opened by Central England Quakers. What is Peace Hub? Quakers believe that a just and peaceful world is possible if we work together to make change in our own lives and to build local, national and international structures that support peace & justice. […]
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 […]
Lorraine Cookson FAB Chair has been visiting the City of Leipzig, who are moving towards becoming a “Fairtrade City”. Lorraine is there to help develop links between the two cities and find ways we might work together to benefit communities and deliver on sustainability.