Latest fair trade news and events.
The University's Director of Procurement, Karen Bowman, spoke at a conference on fair trade and public procurement in Glasgow last month, organised by the Scottish Fair Trade Forum.
The University is to ensure through its procurement process that garments supplied from Bangladesh factories are covered by a new Accord on Fire and Building Safety.
The Scottish Fair Trade Forum has produced a guide to fair trade public procurement in Scotland, available to download.
Professor Michael Northcott will deliver a public lecture on 19th November entitled 'Fair trade or free trade? Competing moral economies in a changing world', as part of the Our Changing World series.
Student society People & Planet are organising a fair trade football tournament and picnic this Friday for Freshers' Week.
This year we are recruiting student volunteers for a range of projects related to fair trade.
This article was published on Feb 13, 2013