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  • Date: 04/10/2002, 09.30-12.30 (Registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Borschette, 36 Rue Froissart, 1040 Brussels
  • Registration closes on : 01/10/2002 12:00

Meeting details

  • Date: 04/10/2002, 09.30-12.30 (registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Borschette, 36 Rue Froissart, 1040 Brussels
  • Registration closes on : 01/10/2002 12:00

AGENDA
AD HOC MEETING ON FAIR TRADE
Friday 4 October, 09.30-12.30 Centre Borschette, 36 rue Froissart Metro: Schuman
Agenda
Moderator: Eva Kaluzynska (DG TRADE)
1. Opening Lead Commission participant: Antonio Parenti Lead Fair Trade participant: Mariano Iossa, European Fair Trade Association (EFTA)
2. What is Fair Trade: definition, objectives, history of development, impact Wendel Trio, Oxfam Wereldwinkels
3. Fair Trade in Europe Danilo Tucconi, Consorzio CTM Altromercato
4. Fair Trade in Europe: European Commission co-operation ¿ Round Table Michael Gidney, Tradecraft Antonio Parenti, DG TRADE Antonio Berenguer DG TRADE Xavier Mommens, DG Development Dominique Be, DG Employment
Background
This is the first ad hoc meeting of the Civil Society Dialogue on Fair Trade. It will review what Fair Trade is, how it works, in both the North and the South, and its role in terms of trade justice and development. It will facilitate an open discussion among Commission services, Fair Trade organisations, other non-governmental organisations and other actors in civil society on possible avenues to explore in a joint effort to support Fair Trade. It will set the scene for further dialogue on specific points.

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Organisations that have registered to participate in this meeting.

  • Dr Pedro Alvares, Associação Portuguesa para a Defesa do Consumidor
  • Mrs Maria Eugenia Bastarreche, Africa Europe Faith and Justice Network
  • Mrs. cecilia Brighi, Confederazione Italiana Sindacati Lavoratori
  • Ms Geneviève De Boeck, Oxfam Magasins du monde
  • Mr Johan Declercq, Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International
  • Mrs Evelyne Dollet, FoodDrinkEurope
  • Mr Chris Downes, Federation of European Rice Millers (FERM)
  • Mrs. Anne Fily, Bureau Européen des Unions de Consommateurs
  • Mr Michael Gidney, Traidcraft Exchange
  • Mr Gustavo Gonzalez-Quijano, Confédération des Associations Nationales de Tanneurs et Mégissiers de la C.E. (COTANCE)
  • Director Marie Kindblom Törnell, Confederation of Swedish Enterprise
  • Ms Marlike Kocken, European Fair Trade Association (EFTA)
  • Ms Maria Linder, Foreign Trade Association
  • Ms Anja Lörcher, Foreign Trade Association
  • Ms Liz May, Traidcraft Exchange
  • Mr Jean-Luc Mériaux, Union Européenne du Commerce du Bétail et des Métiers de la Viande
  • Ms Angelika Navaro, Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International
  • PhD of ec Malgorzata Niepokulczycka, Polish Consumer Federation
  • Mr Jan Noterdaeme, CSR Europe
  • Drª Natália Nunes, Associação Portuguesa para a Defesa do Consumidor
  • Ms Louise Ousted Olsen, European Community of Consumer Co-operatives (EURO COOP)
  • Mr Russell Pickard, Open Society European Policy Institute
  • Ms Emma Pike, IFPI Representing recording industry worldwide
  • Ms Andrea Reitinger, EZA Dritte Welt
  • Mrs Marzia Rezzin, COCIS - Bureau de Bruxelles
  • Ms Daria Serani, MOVIMONDO
  • Ms Yolanda Smits, IFPI Representing recording industry worldwide
  • Mr. Frédéric Soudain, European Small Business Alliance
  • Mr Wendel Trio, Oxfam-Wereldwinkels
  • Mr Danilo Tucconi, Ctm altromercato
  • Mr Herman Van Beek, Landelijke Vereniging van Wereldwinkels