The first important activity was the selection of networks to invite at People's Expo forum. It was done following the suggestions of the Italian members of the Organizing Committee. The process was complex and it took more than six months to have 14 of them on...
The World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO) is a global network of organisations representing the Fair Trade supply chain. Membership in WFTO provides Fair Trade organisations with credibility and identity by way of an international guarantee system, a place of learning where members connect with like-minded people from around the world, tools and training to increase market access, and a common voice that speaks out for Fair Trade and trade justice – and is heard.
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WFTO involved fair trader actors in one of the project’s main event: The World Fair Trade Week celebration in Milan, from 23 to 31 May 2015. These actors represent the entire Fair Trade chain, and representing Fair Trade organisations from 5 continents.
WFTO brought Fair Trade actors, representing the entire Fair Trade supply chain, to witness the various programs and activities of FSC4D during the Global World Fair Trade Week celebration in Milan. In the weeklong celebration, the WFTO Conference provided space for discussion on food issues, and related topics that affects food production and sustainability such as gender, trade justice, fair wages and fair prices, and solidarity economy.