Why Fair Trade Makes Good Business Sense
Monday, October 28 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
ATB Entrepreneur Centre, Calgary
Attendees will learn about what fair trade is, the principles it supports and the mechanics of how the system works, how it makes a difference both locally and globally and specifically how offering fair trade products helps businesses grow faster while creating a more sustainable global economy. Attendees will also get a glimpse into Fair Trade Calgary’s campaign for Calgary to become a Fair Trade Town.
About the Speaker:
Erin Bird is an engineer by day at The City of Calgary. In her spare time, Erin volunteers with Fair Trade Calgary and initiated Calgary’s Fair Trade Town campaign in 2016. Erin’s other hobbies are cooking with fairtrade ingredients, dancing in fairtrade banana costumes, and she also enjoys reading while drinking fairtrade tea and relaxing with family and friends.