Leadership in Fair Trade

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Date: 
9 January, 2014 to 11 January, 2014

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.

Conference goals

  • 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

Event Contact: 
Location: 
The Canadian Fair Trade Network
650 Dixon Rd
Toronto  Ontario  M9W 1J1
Canada