A Fairtrade Event
CALNE TOWN HALL: Saturday 5th May 2018 10.00am-1.00pm (Corn Exchange)
Guest Speaker: Mr Baai Jabang, Director of the Trust Agency for Rural Development in The Gambia, West Africa
"The mango industry and its potential in The Gambia"
Baai Jabang - Director of TARUD
(Trust Agency for Rural Development)
More about Baai HERE...
The Event Programme (& Posters for Download)
10.00am - Event Opens
Stalls from Coop Food, Sainsbury's, Traidcraft, Zaytoun, Calne Fairtrade Community Campaign Information display throughout the morning.
10.50am (approx) The Mayor Cllr. Tony Trotman will welcome our Guest Speaker. The Deputy Mayor Cllr. Glenis Ansell will also be in attendance.
11.00am Guest Speaker - Mr Baai Jabang of The Gambia on "The Mango Industry and its potential in The Gambia"
...followed by Dr Nick Maurice of the Marlborough Brandt Group and Marlborough Fairtrade Group on the charity "Thriving Through Venture" - A local secondary schools young people's Mango Fairtrade Export research and exchange project with The Gambia.
...followed by Refreshments and a light lunch.
12.15 Raffle Draw
There will also be two or three short Fairtrade Films running in the gaps between items.
1.00pm - Event Closes