You are cordially invited to join us for an exciting Fair Trade Walk on the Baskinta Literary Trail (BLT) on Sunday 23rd of April. Details: Hikers will have the chance to walk at the same time with the
international community of Fair Trade through different continents,
England, India, Europe and America.
They will get to know more about the famous authors of Baskinta,
Mikhael Nouaime, Abdallah Ghanem, Georges Ghanem, Rashid Ayoub,
&Sleiman Kettaneh and the famous painter Georges Oryan.
About Baskinta Fair Trade Town:
Baskinta is one of the 9 Lebanese villages which signed the Fair Trade
Towns charter two years ago. The main goal of a Fair Trade Town is to
unite a community of both producers and individuals around the will to
promote the Fair Trade movement’s ethics and products. The Fair Trade Walk festival:
An international festival of Fair Trade Walk with a literary theme is
running from March 1st until the end of April, 2017. Many walks will therefore
take place during these two months, namely in Scotland and Wales.
The festival encourages individuals, groups, schools and universities
to take part in these walks and raise awareness on the injustice of the
international trading system and encourage people to join the campaign
for better income and improved working conditions for the people who
grow our food and make our products. For reservation: 71 94 65 32 Fee: 25 000 LBP / person In collaboration with: The Lebanon Mountain Trail Association Baskinta Baytouna Municipality of Baskinta
April 6th, 2017: We are so thrilled to have taken part in the first Lebanese Olive Oil Celebration in New York city hosted by the Consulate General of Lebanon in New York and the Lebanese American University (LAU).
Fair Trade Lebanon will be participating in the 24th edition of the HORECA trade show, taking place in BIEL hall, in Beirut city, from the 4th until 7th of April 2017. Our presence at HORECA falls under the scope of the SOFAIR project funded by the Middle-East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) in the aim of offering our partner producers a strong and innovative exposure in Lebanon’s premier B2B hospitality and foodservice event.
What’s more, “Terroirs du Liban” a brand by Fair Trade Lebanon will be a first-time Bronze Sponsor for the HORECA “Hospitality Salon Culinaire” event. A chance to shed more light on our range of Lebanese, Authentic and Artisanal products.
Chefs and business professionals will experience live tasting and mixing of our products with the aim of continuously raising awareness and increasing their engagement towards our socially engaged brand.
Stand number: F 26 Dates: 4 to 7 April 2017 Opening Hours: 3 to 9 PM Location: BIEL – LEBANON
Accountant for Finance and Accounting department.
- BA holder or equivalent in Accounting. - Minimum 3 years of experience.
Strong negotiation skills.
- Handling petty cash, preparing payments and
reporting to head of dept. - Arranging payments for suppliers. - Keeping up-to-date with cash and bank account. - Passing accounting vouchers & payment
- Cost center.
- Monthly bank
- Salaries, NSSF
and Tax Transaction. - Chart of accounts.
Schedule: Full time (9 AM - 5 PM).
Location:Hourani Center, 2nd Floor, Facing Mekhitarist School, Hazmieh, Lebanon.
About Fair Trade Lebanon: Fair Trade Lebanon is a non-profit NGO created in 2006 aiming to improve
the livelihoods of the most disadvantaged people in rural Lebanon. The
organization chose fair trade as a means of building export
opportunities for small producers and food-processing cooperatives.
If interested in applying, please email your CV to our head of HR, Mrs. Maya Masri: firstname.lastname@example.org