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Take advantage of this opportunity

Take advantage of this opportunity

We offer you the opportunity to attend the International Event of Ethical Trade Forums, a unique opportunity that brings together professionals from all levels of the agri-food sector. Debates, presentations and workshops forms a complete agenda to return to meet us in Granada, on June 8, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., at the Abades Nevada Palace hotel. An event in which to resume direct international dialogue, establish contacts, provide solutions and different perspectives on “Working towards balanced and responsable supply chains”. Producers, supermarkets, workers, exporters, employers, trade union organizations, associations and political representatives, among others, will be together to offer a global vision of the Food Chain Law, Due Diligence and responsible purchasing practices. More than 150 professionals have already registered. Check here the Agenda of the International Meeting

Regional Meetings are back: Labor Reform and management of working hours

Regional Meetings are back: Labor Reform and management of working hours

Sign up for the Regional Meetings to delve into the Labor Reform and the management of working hours. Almería, Murcia and Huelva will be the places chosen to resume activities in person. Finally, after all the time in which the Forums have had to adapt to the circumstances imposed by Covid 19, we are happy to announce the first Regional Meeting, which will be held...

The Ethical Trade Forums grow with the incorporation of AGF Fashion

The Ethical Trade Forums grow with the incorporation of AGF Fashion

We have good news to share: AGF Fashion, the group made up of 16 Spanish fruit and vegetable companies dedicated to the production and marketing of the Sandía Fashion® brand, has decided to support our work by joining our initiative as a sponsor. With the addition of AGF Fashion to the list of members who support the Ethical Trade Forums, there are now 37 sponsors...

Safety and psychosocial health, in the seminars organized by the Ethical Trade Forums

Safety and psychosocial health, in the seminars organized by the Ethical Trade Forums

On March 17, the most recent of the seminars organized by the Ethical Trade Forums took place, within the Training Plan for professionals from companies in the agricultural sector. The seminar was attended by Alfonso Acacio Marcos, who from his role as coordinator of the Quirón Prevención technical team in Almería and his experience of more than twenty years as a...

Dialogue on irrigation in Doñana, new conference organized by Ethical Trade Forums

Dialogue on irrigation in Doñana, new conference organized by Ethical Trade Forums

Ethical Trade Forums organized a conference on March 16th dedicated to the issue of water management in the Doñana area, an event in which the Huelva Provincial Council collaborated, hosting the event at the Agricultural Innovation Centre, from where it was also broadcast via streaming. Ethical Trade Forums is a collaborative initiative established in 2015 to...

Different perspectives for a global dialogue on the use of water in Doñana

Different perspectives for a global dialogue on the use of water in Doñana

Following our commitment to serve as a space of trust in which to debate the issues that most affect the sector, the Ethical Trade Forums have prepared a conference on water management and the problems derived from its use in the area surrounding the Doñana National Park. It will be a semi-face-to-face event, which will take place in Huelva on 16 March and will also...

Next seminar “Safety and Psychosocial Health in Agri-Food companies”

Next seminar “Safety and Psychosocial Health in Agri-Food companies”

On 17 March at 16:00, continuing with the training plan offered to companies in the sector, an online seminar entitled "Safety and psychosocial health in agri-food companies" will be held and there will be delivered only in Spanish. The challenges faced by the fruit and vegetable product handling and packaging companies in the application of the PRL regulations, the...

The Ethical Trade Forums and Stronger Together collaborate to eradicate labor exploitation

The Ethical Trade Forums and Stronger Together collaborate to eradicate labor exploitation

Several workshops and a webinar on forced labor focus on these risks The Ethical Trade Forums and the Stronger Together organization share an objective: to improve the working conditions of workers and provide guidance to companies, to put in their hands training and information that allows them to guarantee labor legality. Within the framework of collaboration, and...

Agricultural waste management will focus the first seminar of the year

Agricultural waste management will focus the first seminar of the year

The Ethical Trade Forums have scheduled as the first seminar of 2022 the one dedicated to the Circular Economy and the management of agricultural waste, which will take place on February 17. Topics related to sustainability and the reduction of the environmental impact of agricultural production are going to star in a large number of the ten seminars that are...

J. O Sims Ltd joins our sponsors

J. O Sims Ltd joins our sponsors

The Ethical Trading Forums have started 2022 with great news: JO Sims Ltd, one of the UK's leading suppliers of fresh fruit, fruit ingredients and fruit snacks, has decided to support our work by joining the list of sponsors. Thus, step by step, the Ethical Trade Forums continue to grow and open their doors to an increasingly wide range of actors who, with their...

Happy New Year from Ethical Trade Forums!

Happy New Year from Ethical Trade Forums!

Happy New Year from Ethical Trade Forums!  2021 was another successful year of growth and positive change for the Forums team, and we greatly appreciate your continued support to educate, connect, and engage workers, buyers, suppliers, and brands. Let's keep working together to have a positive impact on the agri-food industry. We invite you to use all the resources...