Welcome to our Fairtrade Fortnight Fair! We’ve partnered with local businesses, students and our onsite catering team to bring you the best Fairtrade activities, education and offers.
Monday 22 February - 7 March 2021
Nilufar Verjee, Director of Public Engagement at Fairtrade Foundation will be setting the scene on Fairtrade and the Climate Crisis and tips on engagement, then opening up to Q&A
Join our student debate society who will be challenging the discussion around, Fairtrade is a minor consideration when it comes to climate change. With special guest Chair Sophi Tranchell. Audience participation for Q&A
Hear from the people that bring Fairtrade products from the field to your table, and what a difference it makes when they do.
Corporate Social Responsibility Lecture Veronica Heaven Director of The Heaven Company www.theheavencompany.com
Veronica Heaven will explore the term corporate social responsibility (CSR) that refers to practices and policies undertaken by corporations that are intended to have a positive influence on the world. The key idea behind CSR is for corporations to pursue other pro-social objectives, in addition to maximizing profits. Examples of common CSR objectives include minimizing environmental externalities, promoting volunteerism among company employees, and donating to charity.
Watch Daisy, the Union's President, cook our Fairtrade vegan and gluten free banana bread. Join their bake-off competition for a change to win a Co-Op Fairtrade hamper worth £50.
Ever tried Fairtrade Chocolate? Head to your nearest OBU café in Headington, Harcourt, Wheatley or Marston to sample Seed & Bean or Divine chocolate while stocks last!
St Michael's Fairtrade shop offer! 10% off Easter products online during Fairtrade Fortnight and a free bag of mini eggs for purchases of £20 and over.
Get a Clipper tea bag with any purchase made in an OBU café in Headington, Harcourt, Wheatley or Marston while stocks last.
10% off your total basket price on all Click and Collect orders with the code brookes10.
In addition, any purchases over £25 will receive a free small bar of Divine chocolate!
Terms and conditions - Only valid with a user account linked to a Brookes email address on Click & Collect purchases made between 24:00hrs on 22 Feb – 23:59 hrs on 7 March.
See how Fairtrade helps farmers become more climate change resistant.
Listen to a cocoa farmer’s personal account of his struggles.
See how Fairtrade is tackling the climate crisis.