Events

Welcome to Choose the world you want – a festival of climate, Fairtrade and you. 22 February to 7 March 2021.

This page lists all events that have taken place – or that will take place – during the festival. To browse upcoming events, please see our Lineup page.

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22 February 2021 7:00 pm | Guardian Live

Guardian Live: how is the climate crisis impacting the global food supply?

Host: Fairtrade Foundation 

We’ve partnered with Guardian Live events to bring together Fairtrade farmers, environmental experts and climate writers to ask: how is the climate crisis affecting our global food supply and the people behind it?

24 February 2021 7:30 pm | YouTube

Creativity Against The Climate Crisis

Host: Fairtrade Foundation 

Bridgerton actor and Fairtrade Foundation Patron Adjoa Andoh is joined by digital artists, musicians, writers and other wonderfully creative people to discuss how creativity can be used to power up climate campaigning.

28 February 2021 11:30 am | Zoom

In discussion with Fairtrade farmers

Host: Fairtrade Foundation 

Patrick Kaberia and Bernard Njoroge, two Kenyan Fairtrade farmers on the front line of the climate crisis, join us on Zoom for a conversation with Fairtrade Foundation CEO Michael Gidney.

2 March 2021 11:30 am | Zoom

Fair Focus: Boosting supply chain climate resilience

Host: Fairtrade Foundation 

Join us for a climate-special Fair Focus webinar this Fairtrade Fortnight! We’re talking about Boosting Supply Chain Climate Resilience with industry experts from Co-op, Ben & Jerry’s and Cafédirect. Be inspired into action by our panellists, who will discuss how to build sustainability into business supply chains. Hear directly from Fairtrade Africa about the realities for producers who are on the front line of the climate crisis.

5 March 2021 7:30 pm | YouTube

Live quiz night with Eventures and Nick Hewer

Host: Fairtrade Foundation 

Join us for a special virtual pub quiz to test your knowledge and raise money for the Fairtrade Foundation. We have partnered with Quizmaster Laura at Eventures and will have a special guest appearance from Fairtrade Foundation Patron Nick Hewer.

6 March 2021 11:00 am | YouTube

The Climate Change Garden

Host: Fairtrade Foundation 

Get tips on growing climate-friendly plants at home and on sustainable cooking. Hear about some of the challenges presented by climate change as we’re joined by Permaculture Association’s Chris Warburton-Brown, Fairtrade tea growers from India and eco-chef Tom Hunt.

21 February 2022 1:30 pm | Facebook
Cost: Free

Meet Bismark and Hugo: Fairtrade farmers taking on the climate crisis

Host: Fairtrade Foundation 

We kick off Fairtrade Fortnight with Fairtrade’s CEO Michael Gidney putting your questions to two Fairtrade farmers taking on the climate crisis.

21 February 2022 7:00 pm | YouTube
Cost: Free

Film screening and Q&A: Farmers fighting the climate crisis

Host: Fairtrade Foundation 

A screening with actor and director Adjoa Andoh, about Kenyan coffee farmer Caroline Rono and her efforts to tackle the effects of climate change.

23 February 2022 4:00 pm | YouTube
Cost: Free

Education for climate justice

Host: Fairtrade Foundation 

Chef and Fairtrade Patron Allegra McEvedy will be joined by educators and activists involved in the Fairtrade Schools, Let’s Go Zero and Teach the Future campaigns, to explore the role of the education sector in building a more just, sustainable world.

2 March 2022 11:00 am | RingCentral
Cost: Free

FAIR FOCUS: A Business Pledge for People and Planet

Host: Fairtrade Foundation 

Co-op and Ben & Jerry’s discuss how they do business responsibly, and Fairtrade Africa discusses the realities for farmers and workers facing the climate crisis.

2 March 2022 6:00 pm | YouTube
Cost: Free

The Unfair Climate Crisis

Host: Fairtrade Foundation 

We look at how deep-seated global inequalities place the burden of dealing with climate change on people who contributed the least to the crisis.