Fair Trade Tours

 

 

We are always excited to share our story and spread the word about fair trade. Our Fair Trade Tours give a first-hand, grassroots look at how fair trade at Global Mamas transforms trade to achieve social justice, equity, and sustainability for people and the planet.

 

Mini Fair Trade Tour (Accra)

Get a behind-the-scenes look at: An innovative approach to ethical and sustainable manufacturing.

  • How fair trade benefits the environment, producers, and consumers.
  • The process of handcrafting batik fabric, recycled glass beads, and shea butter.
  • Minimized environmental impact through “green” products and processing, going organic, and using renewable energies.
  • How living wages, together with training, give women the competence and confidence to become role models and have a voice at home, the workplace, and in their communities.

Where: Global Mamas Store in Osu, Accra [map]
Who: Groups of 3 or more people
When: Anytime Mon through Fri from 9AM to 8PM
Length: 15 min – 45 min (depending on group)
Cost: FREE

To Book a FREE Mini Fair Trade Tour:
Phone: +233(0)540-120-568

           +233(0)556-615-809
Email:   Global Mamas


 

Fair Trade Educational Tour (Cape Coast or Ashaiman/Tema)

This in-depth tour is for groups with a passion to see ethical and sustainable manufacturing in action at Global Mamas and learn more about the principles of fair trade! The tour covers topics such as:

  • History and philosophy of Global Mamas as a self-sustaining nonprofit organization (NGO).
  • Global Mamas different operating models, capacity building programs, and challenges of working in Ghana.
  • Case studies on organizational change efforts at Global Mamas and a look to the future.
  • Batiking and sewing demonstrations with a chance to interact with Global Mamas skilled craftswomen.

Deeper discussions are welcomed to further your group’s learning objectives.

Where: Global Mamas Offices in Cape Coast or Ashaiman/Tema
Who: Groups of 5 or more people
When: Anytime Mon through Fri from 9AM to 3PM
Length: 1 – 2 hrs (depending on group)
Cost: $10/person (or GHS equivalent)

To Book a Fair Trade Educational Tour:
Phone: +233(0)556-615-809
           +233(0)544-323-833
Email:   Global Mamas

 

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