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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.

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