The University of Delaware cordially invites you to join our
next live, audio FIBERcast -- "Fair Trade in the Global
Apparel Industry" -- on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, at 11 a.m.
Join co-host Dr. Marsha Dickson of the University of
Delaware and board member of the Fair Labor Association, and
her guests Ms. Pushpika Freitas, founder and president of
MarketPlace: Handwork of India, which supports fair trade
products made by artisans in India, and Ms. Renee Bowers,
buyer for Ten Thousand Villages, the largest fair trade
retailer in the United States.
They will explore these and other important topics:
* What does fair trade really mean?
* How does fair trade benefit workers in developing
* How do we know whether a product is fair trade or not?
During the FIBERcast, you will be able to e-mail questions
to Dr. Dickson and her guests.
If this time is inconvenient, you can listen to past
FIBERcasts at this Web site
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