The Ohio Fair Trade Teach-In & Expo returns to John Carroll University. This will be a day of fair trade education and shopping. It is, without a doubt, it is the finest regional fair trade event in the country. This is a must attend event for anyone in Ohio interested in justice for the Global South.
This year the teach-in is featuring speakers focused on how fair trade benefits women & families, giving them a voice in the community. The speakers will share fair trade success stories, information on the realities of Latin American economics and politics, and how fair trade is helping families avoid a treacherous journey along the migrant trail. There is also the ever popular exposition hall that will have over 35 fair trade vendors and informational tables.