Make Ghent University even more Fair Trade minded!

(05-10-2017) Share your fair trade idea for Ghent University using the video booth during Fair Trade week (9-13 October 2017).

Every year, Ghent University makes an extra effort for Fair Trade during the second week of October. This autumn, you will have the opportunity to share your brilliant fair trade idea for our university with or in the mobile Fair Trade video booth. Every participant has the chance to win a Ghent University hoodie!

Mobile Fair Trade video booth locations:

  • 8/10: During ‘Iedereen UGent!’ in the Therminal from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • 9/10: Student restaurant De Brug from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • 10/10: Eco market Ufo from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • 11/10: Rectory from noon to 2 p.m.
  • 12/10: Student restaurant De Brug from noon to 2 p.m.

Eco market and vegan fair trade hamburgers

On 10 October, the Ufo will once again be the place to be with the Eco market offering lots of sustainable and fair trade items. You can come and try some fair trade chocolate, coffee, and ‘Little Miracles’ drinks totally free of charge.

Student restaurants will be serving fair trade rice from 9 to 13 October. In addition, the new vegan fair trade hamburger will be launched on 12 October. Enjoy!

More info

The complete programme can be found on or