Partnerships: Tell us about your partnerships.
180° (Greece): We joined forces with 180° on a community development portal around social entrepreneurship in Greece as we share a common vision around the significance of information around key issues. The partnership is based on knowledge exchange and community building. The website is under development.
Trade Now (Greece): A for-profit company that has created and implemented a successful barter economy model. TradeNow is our first for-profit partner.
FairTrade Hellas (Greece): Sharing the common vision of fair trading, we have partnered on common actions addressing consumer awareness and social economy. We have already participated in the ‘Challenging the Crisis’ seminars organized by FairTrade Hellas.
Alternative Trade Mandate Alliance (EU): 50 civil society organizations joined forces towards making trade work for the people and the planet. A mandate comprising 10 key issues regarding European Trade Policies was agreed upon. The Members of the European Parliament are called to pledge their support to this Mandate. ATN is the Alliance’s counterpart in Greece.
We are currently discussing more partnerships towards common action with civil society organizations, the public sector and for profit businesses that will be announced in due time.