Workshop Room

The Workshop Room will play host to a series of workshops, debates and discussions, where everyone will have the opportunity to reflect upon issues facing Fair Trade both in Scotland and beyond. Currently confirmed are:

The Scottish Fair Trade Forum AGM: The Forum will be holding their annual general meeting, with all members welcome to attend

Traidcraft Workshop: Workshop hosted by one of the UK’s leading Fair Trade organisations

Panel Discussion: A panel of experts, including the Chair of the Scottish Fair Trade Forum Martin Meteyard and Fair Trade producers Yunita Anggraini and Ukrumah Suda, plus many more, discussing the future for Fair Trade Nations

Cotton Unfolded: Angela Oakley unfolds the threads of truth about cotton's past, present and future.

Oromo Coffee: A presentation by Abiyot Shiferaw of Oromo Coffee a not-for-profit based in England. Much of Oromo Coffe's surplus goes straight into developing training and employment opportunities in their local community, as well as helping Oromo children based in the UK learn about and celebrate their cultural identities