Fairtrade in a time of covid – Join Immaculate Ochieno and Kodzo Korkortsi, Shared Interest’s local managers who deal direct with producers in East and West Africa to find out how Fairtrade is supporting women’s empowerment and helping producers survive and thrive through covid.
Kodzo Korkortsi, is the Programme Manager for Shared Interest Foundation. He is based in Ghana and will give an overview of the Foundations recent projects including Bees for Business which is working with women beekeepers in Burkina Faso. He will also talk about the Livelihood Security Fund which has been helping producers affected by Covid.
Immaculate Ochieno is Shared Interest’s Lending Manager for East Africa. She will talk about projects that promote gender equality in the region.
This event is sponsored by York Fair Trade Forum and Skipton Fairtrade Initiative
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