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 […]
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.
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. […]