May 14, 2022 is World Fair Trade Day. We are extremely pleased that Basel-Stadt will be awarded the distinction of "Fair Trade Town" on this very day. We celebrate this award with a market: the 1st sustainability market "Fair Trade Town Basel". We will show you what our Fair Trade Town Basel has to offer!
Fair Trade Town is an award for cities and communities that are committed to Fair Trade. Fair Trade Town aims to raise awareness for sustainable and fair consumption and to bring about a change in behavior in cities and communities. Fair Trade Town is a campaign of Swiss Fair Trade. For the award, various criteria must be met within 5 categories. Cities, municipalities, companies, institutions, stores, restaurants, hotels or private individuals can participate and become members of Fair Trade Town.
More information: http://www.fairtradetown.ch/de/fuenf-kriterien-fuer-eine-auszeichnung and www.entwicklung.bs.ch/fairtradetown
The official award ceremony will take place during the market 11-11h45 in the salon of the market hall.
In order not to generate unnecessary food waste or to adapt the aperitif to the number of guests, we are looking forward to your registration until May 3rd via: https://www.eventbrite.ch/e/auszeichnung-als-fair-trade-town-basel-tickets-299011981887.
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