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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.

  • Africa Europe Faith and Justice Network
  • amfori
  • amfori
  • Associação Portuguesa para a Defesa do Consumidor
  • Associação Portuguesa para a Defesa do Consumidor
  • Bureau Européen des Unions de Consommateurs
  • COCIS - Bureau de Bruxelles
  • Confederation of Swedish Enterprise
  • Confederazione Italiana Sindacati Lavoratori
  • Confédération des Associations Nationales de Tanneurs et Mégissiers de la C.E. (COTANCE)
  • CSR Europe
  • Ctm altromercato
  • European Community of Consumer Co-operatives (EURO COOP)
  • European Fair Trade Association (EFTA)
  • European Small Business Alliance
  • EZA Dritte Welt
  • Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International
  • Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International
  • Federation of European Rice Millers (FERM)
  • FoodDrinkEurope
  • IFPI Representing recording industry worldwide
  • IFPI Representing recording industry worldwide
  • Landelijke Vereniging van Wereldwinkels
  • MOVIMONDO
  • Open Society European Policy Institute
  • Oxfam Magasins du monde
  • Oxfam-Wereldwinkels
  • Polish Consumer Federation
  • Traidcraft Exchange
  • Traidcraft Exchange
  • Union Européenne du Commerce du Bétail et des Métiers de la Viande