Pierre is actively involved in activities and
initiatives that promote Fair Trade among business professionals and
the greater public. He is a member of
Paris Equitable, an NGO whose
objective is to promote products carrying the
label and more generally Fair Trade
You will find below, many
of Pierre's initiatives and activities.
You may also click on his
blog to go over the most recent
Fair Trade and Entrepreneurship
Conference at ESSEC Business School
Date: May 23
Location: ESSEC French Business School
Pierre invited three Fair Trade specialists to speak to ESSEC
1. Adeline Coeur from
Max Havelaar France gave
students facts and figures on Fair Trade.
2. Jome Schatzman, TUDO BOM Manager, talked about his experience
TUDO BOM, a Fair Trade company.
3. Martin Veber, a Sorbonne student who had recently spent 3 months
in El Ceibo, the Bolivian Fair Trade cooperative, gave his outlook
and feedback on Fair Trade
Event: Fair Trade day at L'Oreal France
Date: May 9
Location: L'Oreal International headquarters Paris, France
Pierre and other volunteers enabled approximately 400 L'Oreal
employees to taste
Alter Eco and
Ethiquable Fair Trade
products. They helped raise awareness of Fair Trade and the Max Havelaar label among the employees and also promoted the idea of
Fair Trade-based cosmetics to L'Oreal Sustainable Development
Event: Fair Trade day at the Parisian outdoor and indoor Aligre
Date: May 6
Location: Paris outdoor and indoor Aligre market
Pierre and other volunteers hosted public sampling and tasting of
Fair Trade products in order to raise awareness of Fair Trade and
the Max Havelaar label.
Event: Translation for Fair Trade producers from the Dominican
Date: April 27 to May 13
Pierre was guide, interpreter and translator for banana Fair Trade
producers from the Dominican Republic
Event: 2007 French Fair Trade Forum
Date: April 27 & 28
Location: Museum of Citdes Sciences et de l'Industrie in Paris
Pierre was on the Max Havelaar stand to educate the greater public
to Fair Trade and to Max Havelaar's mission.
Event: Fair Trade night at the Paris Sebastopol Daily Monop'
Date: November 15
Location: Paris Sebastopol Daily Monop' grocery store
Pierre and other volunteers hosted sampling and tasting of
Alter Eco Fair Trade products and raised
awareness of Fair Trade to approximately 300 shoppers.
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