Sustainable Development and Fairtrade news
Fairtrade Fortnight 2018
The theme of this year's Fairtrade Fortnight is Come on in. It will run from Monday 26 February to Sunday 11 March 2018.
Edinburgh Fairtrade City's fair trade festival 2018
Saturday 10 March from 10.30am to 3.30pm at
Out of the Blue Drill Hall
36 Dalmeny Street
Find out more on the
Edinburgh Fairtrade City is currently looking for new events volunteers to join their team.
Highlights from a year with Gracemount Grow Stronger
Transition Edinburgh South and Edinburgh Food Social have produced a booklet highlighting the many successes of Gracemount Grow Stronger. It is a community food growing project that involves community organisations, local people, local schools, youth groups and volunteers of all ages.
The booklet captures all the activities happening around Gracemount Walled Garden, including
- food growing
- cooking classes
- nature activities
- outdoor learning
- classroom activities
- and practical conservation
and much more.
This project was funded by the Climate Challenge Fund, with further contributions from the Dunedin Canmore Youth Project, the Mushroom Trust and Awards for All.