28 Jun Activities of Equo Garantito

From the 28th to the 31st of May 2015, Milan hosted the World Fair Trade Week : a number of events and meetings on Fair Trade located in different sites within the city

The Milan Fair City

The biggest Fair Trade Fair ever organized: 180 producers of food and handicraft, from 30 countries of 4 continents got together in Milan to represent more than 3.000 producers and 1 milions of workers all over the world. 30.000 people visited the Fair and participated to the 50 cultural events organized.

The Milan Fair Cuisine

Inspired by the fair trade ingredients and products, 39 restaurants and chef in Milan and in other Italian cities have cooked special menus and recipes

The Biennal conference of WFTO

300 delegates from 57 different countries came to Milan to discuss and share the strategies of the World Fair Trade Movement.

Fair&Ethical Fashion Show

It has beeen the first international fair of Fair and Ethical fashion in Italy. The program has offered many conferences and debates and 30 exhibitors from 12 countries showed their products and collections.

Fair Trade Symposium

The symposium organized together with the Politecnico di Milano, hosted 70 researchers from 12 countires that discussed on 59 papers related to: “Critically Developing the Fair Trade Movement: Trade justice in food, fashion and craft”.
Watch the videos are available on the youtube channel World fair trade week 2015  on

Our activities in the second year of the project will be concentrated on the launch of the call for local micro actions on sustainable food system in the Milan metropolitan area, and on the final event of the project dedicated to fair trade. The call will be launched within the beginning of July and the final event will be realized in September. More on the program will soon be available.