A story of gender equality, coffee and climate change.
Monday 6th March 2017 5.30pm to 7.30pm
City Hall, 115 Charles Street Leicester, LE1 1FZ
Fairtrade Leicester presents an evening with
Esther Koskei, Chairlady of the Kabng’etuny Women in Coffee Association in Kenya.
Come and meet this inspiring woman farmer and listen as she shares with us the work of her co-op. Hear how Fairtrade Africa is helping them:
Promote gender equality and empower women and girls
Improve the quality and quantity of their coffee
Change their behaviour to combat climate change and reduce its impact
This event is FREE to attend but please register at
5.30 Coffee and Cake
6.00pm Talk and time for Questions
Esther is only visiting us briefly and this is our only chance in Leicester to hear her story. Esther is visiting the Uk as part of National Fairtrade Fortnight running February 27th to 12th March 2017. Fairtrade Fortnight is co-ordinated by The Fairtrade Foundation and is a fun-filled highlight of the year, when thousands of people from all over the country come together to show their support for the farmers and workers who grow our food in developing countries.