Planned activities in the project

Here you will find an overview of our planned activities

March 2013

4th thematic workshop, 7 - 9 March 2013

Under the motto “Villach Demonstrates Responsibility for Organic and Fair Trade”, the meeting will focus on projects geared towards the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).   


October 2012

Third Thematic Workshop ”Rio +20 – Outcomes, Developments and Experiences at Local Level” 

Thursday 18 until Saturday, 20 October 2012, Universitätsclub Bonn  
The focus of the first conference day will be on the Rio+20 conference, its outcomes, developments and experiences of the local level.
The second conference daywill be dedicated for a reflection on the project. We will not only discuss activities but also impacts, expectations, strength/weaknesses and future possibilities of the project.
On Saturday, October 20 the Bonn United Nations Day will take place (at the Market Square just in front of the Old Town Hall). Many United Nations and other international organisations will present themselves and their projects. There will be a reception at the Old Town Hall at 11 am. The official opening is at 12 am.

Programme (pdf, 480 KB)

Invitation to the Bonn United Nations Day (pdf, 480 KB)


June 2012

Thematic Seminar on “Climate Change and the MDGs”, June 17-19, Potsdam, Germany

After the City of Oxford successfully launched the first thematic seminar on fair trade in November last year, the City of Potsdam is already in preparations for the second seminar on ”Climate Change and the MDGs” which will take place on June 18-19 in Potsdam.

Project Management Meeting, June 19, Potsdam, Germany
The second project management meeting will be taking place on June 19, after the climate change seminar. 


May 2012

International Conference and General Assembly of Climate Alliance

On invitation of the City of St. Gallen, the International Annual Conference and General Assembly of the Climate Alliance took place from 23 - 26 May 2012. During the conference a workshop in the frame of the project Networking in Europe: Local Governments meet the MDGs was organized.

The programme of the workshop you will find here


February 2012

MDGs in Hungary - Workshop organized by Reflex Environmental Association, the Hungarian Climate Alliance and Kaán Károly Environmental Association in Nagykanizsa, Hungary

Date: 16th February - Thursday 2012. 11:00 - 15:30
Place of the workshop:
Zrínyi Miklós – Bolyai János Primary School Library (Nagykanizsa, Zrínyi M. u. 38.)

Please find the programme of the event here


January 2012

Bonn Conference on Global Lifestyles, Jan 30-31, Bonn, Germany
On January 30-31, Bonn will be hosting the 3rd Bonn Conference on International Development Policy which will be focusing on “Global lifestyles – new pathways for development policy".

The conference is addressed to an international audience. Even though it is not a specific activity in the context of our MDG-project, we will run an information booth where we will present our project activities.


Oxford Fair Trade Seminar 2011

On the 10th and 11th of November 2011 the project partners met in the city of Oxford to adress various issues concerning Fairtrade.

In the following you will find the programme of the seminar and the presentations held.