More trade than aid @Aur
The American University of Rome organized fair trade events and seminars, since 2012, together with the Italian Worldshops Association (member of Wfto-Europe).
The activities are organized from the Dept.of Int.Relations: the courses aim to raise the awareness of fairtrade issues and focus on a clear explanations of the 10 FT pillars.
The American University of Rome is also in contact with the public municipalities to promote public procurement.
Build Your Team
The Fair Trade committee provides leadership and direction for your campaign.
Reach out to Campus Outlets
Work with vendors and food service providers to offer at least two Fair Trade products (e.g. coffee, tea, sugar, gifts) in each outlet on campus.
Source Fair Trade at Events & Meetings
Serve up Fair Trade coffee, tea and other products in offices, at events and through catering.
Commit to Fair Trade Education
Sponsor Fair Trade educational events and activities on campus and work with faculty to bring Fair Trade into the classroom.
Pass Fair Trade Resolution
Draw up a resolution that reflects the college/university’s commitment to Fair Trade and pass it through the appropriate decision-making bodies for approval.