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Watford Fairtrade Town Steering Group invites residents to Fairtrade Fortnight
Fairtrade campaigners in Watford are gearing up to kick off a fortnight of activities to promote the cause.
Watford Fairtrade Town Steering Group is inviting residents to a meeting on Monday, February 25 to mark the first day of Fairtrade Fortnight.
The meeting, Fairtrade and the Financial Crisis, hosts a variety of guest speakers including representatives from TWIN Trading and Zaytoun Olive Products, Palestine.
Fairtrade Fortnight starts on Monday and is a national event to raise awareness about the importance of paying farmers in developing countries a fair price for their goods.
Watford was declared a Fairtrade town in 2007.
The meeting will take place in Watford Borough Council Chamber between 6:30pm and 8pm.
For more details contact Brian Mee on 01923 234033.