January 2021 AGM conversation

We were delighted to be able to welcome Benoit and Zeina to talk to us in Oxford from France and Lebanon for our January 2021 AGM.  We learnt a lot about the unique and compound challenges the country faces but also the hard work and innovation they are the local co-operatives are employing and their […]

Co-op, Fairtrade Foundation and Coalition on line event, November 2020

We’re very grateful to Mike Pickering of the Mid Counties Co-Op and Sarah Brazier from the Fairtrade Foundation for taking the time to talk to Oxford’s community about the impact of climate change and COVID and how Fairtrade can help in both.   This online event took place in November 2020 but you can view it on You Tube here (36 minutes)  –  https://youtu.be/rGjAwuKkJus

Fashion Revolution Zoom call

To remember and respect the fact that 7 years has passed since the Rana Plaza disaster, but stuck in lockdown, Rachel Wilshaw from Oxfam and Judith Condor-Vidal from Trading for Development set up a Zoom meeting across continents to hear what is happening and see what can be done.

You can watch the video (51 minutes)  here  https://youtu.be/-zwrF8RaeYg

You can act on the themes on this video:

https://traidcraftexchange.org/fast-fashion-crisis