The event was chaired by Isabelle Durant, Deputy Secretary General of UNCTAD. It was attended by numerous government officials, intergovernmental and non-governmental organisations. It offered an opportunity to present to the different and complementary strategies of the Fairtrade movement in making global value chains more sustainable, inclusive and equitable. The event was also an opportunity to present the work of the Fairtrade system with governments, international bodies and other civil society organisations to advance decent living for farmers and workers.
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