Update - Fair Trade International Symposium: Portsmouth 26-28 June 2018
Fair Trade and the SDGs: Investigating the fairness of sustainable development
Preparations for the upcoming Fair Trade International Symposium (Portsmouth Business School, Portsmouth, UK / 26-28 June 2018) are well under way.
Update: a good range of papers have been received - both academic and policy-focused research, and work is underway on a possible special issue with the Journal of Business Ethics and a book proposal with Practical Action Publishing. In addition to the discussions on papers, there will also be a number of workshops covering topics such as: research dissemination and impact; Fair Trade universities (new campaigns and award schemes); Fair Trade research consortium for collaborative grant bids.
More information on the conference (link to PDF): Fair Trade and the SDGs: Investigating the fairness of sustainable development
- SDG 1 - No poverty
- SDG 2 - Zero hunger
- SDG 5 - Gender equality
- SDG 8 - Decent work and economic growth
- SDG 10 - Reduced inequalities
- SDG 12 - Responsible consumption and production
- SDG 13 - Climate action
- SDG 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
- SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals