The Scottish Fair Trade Forum holds this year's Campaign Day on Saturday 1 September 2012 at Paisley Town Hall. Entitled "What next for Scotland?", this will be a joint event organised in collaboration with Traidcraft, which will be running its Autumn Roadshow, and Rainbow Turtle, which celebrates its tenth anniversary of promoting Fair Trade in Renfrewshire.
The Campaign Day will be preceded by the Scottish Fair Trade Forum’s Annual General Meeting.
Advance registration for both events is strongly recommended. If you want to take part, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that the AGM is open to Scottish Fairtrade Forum Members only.
The provisional programme is as follows.
|10.15 – 10.30||Registration|
|10.30 – 11.30||Annual General Meeting|
|11.00 – 11.30||Registration|
|11.30 – 11.40||Welcome|
|11.40 – 12.10||Progress made in Scotland's Going Fair Trade Campaign|
|12.10 - 12.30||A UK perspective on Fair Trade|
|12.30 – 12.45||Hustings for elections to the Fairtrade Foundation National Campaigner Committee|
|12.45 – 1.30||Lunch|
|1.30 – 1.40||Financing the future of Fair Trade|
|1.40 - 2.00||Producer perspectives|
|2.00 – 2.45||Workshops and discussion groups|
|2.45 – 2.55||Lessons from Wales|
|2.55 – 3.10||The future of Fair Trade|
|Paul Chandler, Chief Executive, Traidcraft|
|3.10 – 3.50||Panel Discussion and audience Q&A|
|3.50 – 4.00||Conclusions|
Paisley Town Hall is in Paisley's town centre, approximately five minutes' walk from Paisley Gilmour Street station. There is no car parking available at the Town Hall though there is a range of parking facilities nearby.