Fair Trade Sherbrooke

Inspired by the many socially focused initiatives taken on in Sherbrooke, Carrefour Solidarity International began working towards having Sherbrooke recognized as a Fair Trade Town in March of 2009. Key stakeholder from around the city were brought together, these actors eventaully became the Fair Trade Town Steering committee in September of 2010, completing the neccesary work to become a designated Town Fair Trade Town as set out by Fairtrade Canada. On Februart 9, 2011 Sherbrooke became a Fair Trade Town.

Fair Trade Designation: 
Yes - complete
Designation date: 
February 9th, 2011
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