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Fair Trade Value Chain: From Investor to Farmer to Shelf (Updated 4/22/13)

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm, Monday, April 29 (2013), The Gianni Room (MGC 200)

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The Fair Trade Student Association is proud to present Oikocredit and farmers from the Kuapa Kokoo Farmers Union of Ghana. Oikocredit is one of the world's largest private financiers of the microfinance sector that seeks to couple modest financial returns with fighting poverty. The Kuapa Kokoo Farmers Union is a cooperative of farmers that own a majority stake in Divine Chocolate UK and a one third stake in Divine Chocolate USA. Come with your questions ready to learn how microfinance and fair trade merge to improve lives around the globe!

Type:
Panel Discussion
Host:
Fair Trade Student Association
Contact:
Conor Jackman
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Telephone202-527-0068