10 Years of il-Ħanut l-Arka

Press Release

PR: Happy Anniversary to Third World Group and il-Ħanut l-Arka

Volunteers celebrate thirty-three years of work with the emarginated and a decade of Fair Trade in Malta.

Date: Tuesday 16th October 2007

Koperattiva Kummerċ Ġust is today celebrating 10 years of running its Fair Trade shop il-Ħanut l-Arka. It was on the 10th of October 1997 that il-Ħanut l-Arka was inguarted by HE Prof. Ugo Mifsud Bonnici as Malta’s first and only Fair Trade shop. Although other commercial entities have started importing Fair Trade, Koperattiva Kummerċ Ġust remains the only certified Fair Trade Organization in Malta and is run by volunteers.

Film " The Spices Road " produced by Simona Lippi

When: Sunday 27th September 2007

Time: 7:00pm

Place: 60a , Strait Str , Valletta

Entrance: Free

The documentary film entitled " The Spices Road ", is produced by Simona Lippi from Toscana (Italy) with the collaboration of Samuele Malfatti (regia) e Michele Menchini (voice). The film is about culture diversity and immigration.

Worldfest 2007

Fair Trade Festival on Sunday 24th at the Upper Barrakka

Live music, a short film, poetry, a public forum, quizzes, face painting, food and drinks, fair traded products from Africa, Latin America and Asia, and fresh organic fruit and veg from Malta will take centre stage in this year’s edition of the annual fair trade festival WorldFest on Sunday 24 June between 10.00am and 10.00pm at the Upper Barrakka Gardens in Valletta.

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