Campaign events

November/ December 2015

Speakers Tour around Europe & Hand-Over of signatures in Brussels

In November a representative from Cote d'Ivoire will talk first hand about the working and living conditions in the cocoa production in the country. After a Speakers Tour around several European countries, with press conferences and campaign evenings, we will together hand over the collected signatures to CAOBISCO on the 2nd of December in Brussels!

Summer 2015

Summer events across Europe.

Check with your local campaign coordinator if they are planning to visit any events and offer a hand if you can!

 

Pre-Easter time 2014
2nd European Chocolate Action Day – Make Easter Fair!

The weeks leading up to Easter are a good time to talk about the s**t in our chocolate: child labour, poor working conditions, farmers' poverty and what we can do to change it!

 

5 December 2014
1st European Chocolate Action Day – Make St. Nicolas Fair!

Before Christmas more buzz was created in cities across Europe to call people to support the campaign and buy fair chocolate as Christmas presents to their loved ones.

 

September – October 2014
Choco-Mobile-Tour

In three months a Choco-Mobile toured Europe from Germany through thirteen different countries all the way to Scandinavia to raise awareness to the fact that there is still not enough fair chocolate in Europe!

Check out the fun videos and specific locations on the official tour page: http://tour.makechocolatefair.org/

 

Pre-Easter time 2014
2nd European Chocolate Action Day – Make Easter Fair!

Public events and photo stunts

No more unfair chocolate Easter eggs or bunnies! Different actions in the campaign countries resulted in quite some buzz about the dark side of chocolate.

 

5 December 2013
1st European Chocolate Action Day – Make St. Nicolas Fair!
Public events and photo stunts

In many countries St. Nicolas goes around cities and treats children with sweets - provided they behaved well in the past year. During the action day we let the public know that children are treated with unfair chocolate!

 

13-30 November 2013
Speaker´s Tour of a representative from the African Cocoa Coalition, a network of NGOs and farmer groups, Ghana

The events in Germany, Austria, Czech Republic, Estonia offered the public a chance to meet a person from the ground, who is well connected to the cocoa farmers problems and needs in every day life.