fairtrade fortnight events

During Fairtrade fortnight each year, the Limerick Fairtrade City Committee arrange a number of events to raise public awareness of Fairtrade. These events have included the following:

  •        Mayoral launch of Fairtrade Fortnight

  •        Coffee mornings

  •        Street theatre

  •        Talk by a Fairtrade producer from a developing country

  •        Fairtrade workshops

  •        Fairtrade promotions in local supermarkets

  •        Fairtrade table quizzes

  •        Fairtrade raffles
  •       Local radio promotions

  •        Press releases

  •        School based events

  •        Fairtrade campaigns in local churches

Other Fairtrade Events:
  •        Fairtrade City anniversary celebrations

  •        Annual promotional events in local churches

  •        Fairtrade presentations to interested groups

  •        Visits to Fairtrade co-operative in Brazil

  •        Fairtrade competitions during One World Week (November)

  •        Annual participation in the St. Patrick‚Äôs Day parade

  •        Attendance at Fairtrade conferences

Last update:15/10/2007