CFTN is proud to be holding the second annual fair trade National Conference
Leadership in Fair Trade
The event will take place from
Thursday 9 – Saturday 11 January 2014
@ Toronto Congress Centre, Ontario
Canada’s 2014 fair trade conference will be a meeting of leaders, innovators and entrepreneurs from across the fair trade movement and ethical trade sector. It will strengthen existing ties and increase collaboration in working towards a shared vision for fair trade.
Delegates of the conference will include business representatives, certifiers, non-profit partners, government institutions, Fairtrade Towns and Campus representatives, and advocacy campaigners from across the country.
- Increase participation and coordination within the fair trade movement in Canada
- Inspire, motivate, and build capacity of stakeholders to strengthen impact
- Present progress of the fair trade movement and work being done by the CFTN
- Coordinate a joint strategic vision
- Host the CFTN Annual General Meeting
Business forum goals
- Host a dynamic event with a wide range of industry sector leaders
- Determine what services CFTN should invest in to support fair trade businesses
Follow this link for a detailed conference schedule.
The CFTN conference and AGM (9-11 January) is being held alongside EWB National Conference 2014 which will run from 10-12 January 2014. On the 10-11 (Friday and Saturday) there will be integrated activities between the CFTN and EWB National Conference. Follow these links to find out more about: Engineers Without Borders Canada | EWB National Conference 2014