Conference by the New Wind, in co-operation with Turku University department of Geography 6.- 7.5.2011
Turku University main building, auditorium 2.
OPEN FOR ALL
09.00 Welcoming words
Conference Organiser Kati Hjerp, New Wind
09.15 Introduction to the theme
Member of board Ville-Veikko Hirvelä, New Wind
09.45 Revitalizing Adivasi practice of fair exchange to sustain life, forest and environment.
Indu Netam, the president of Adivasi Samta Manch, Adivasi women organisation, Chattisgarh, India
11.00 Fair trade Sailing Ship Estelle and indigenous Finnish work tradition
Jyrki Pölkki, New Wind
11.30 Challenging the concept of work – towards sustainable labor ”markets"
Anastasia Lapintie, Friends of the Earth Finland
12.00 Lunch break
13.00 Community Economies in the Mixteca Region
Elvia Contreras Espinosa, CACTUS (Centre of Community Support Working Together), San Miguél
Amatitlán, Oaxaca, Mexico
14.00 The survival of subsistence agriculture - a case from Tanzania
Toni Haapanen, Turku University department of Geography
14.30 Approaching sustainability in the North with exposure on adivasi livelihoods.
14.45 "Autonomous Women and Resistance" San Juan Copala
Bibiana Martínez de Jesús, Triqui community, San Juan Copala, Oaxaca, Mexico
15.45 Sum-up for the day
Eve Jaakkola / Ville-Veikko Hirvelä
16.00 The end of the day
09.00 The Programme of the day
09.15 On Fair Trade certification by Sustainable Fair Trade Management System Models (SFTMS),
09.45 "Sustainable on Paper", presentation of a video
11.10 Fair Trade Livelihoods - a South Indian example
Benjamin Sundarkumar, Palam Rural Centre, Tamil Nadu, India.
11.40 Fair Trade and indigenous women’s knowledge: an experience from Guatemala.
Paola Cagna/ Pangea, Italy
12.00 Introduction to Fair trade town project in Poland
Paulina Pajkiert / TSiM, Poland
12.25 Time Banking - towards a Solidarity economy
Ruby van der Wekken, Stadin Aikapankki (Time bank in Helsinki)/ Siemenpuu Foundation
12.45 Lunch Break
13.30 Fair trade in Hungary between 2000 and 2011 - Influences, processes, results, further plans
Bence Pál /Védegylet Egyesület, Hungary
14.00 Panel Discussion;
What can we learn from the Southern communities to make our life more fair and less destructive?
Commentary floor by Southern guests from Mexico and India.
15.30 Discussion on conclusions of the conference
16.15 Sum-up and the end of the conference