Visit trade city of Neumarkt in Bavaria Neumarkt the fair i.d.OPf. (tvo). What do cities like London, San Francisco, and Rome with the city of Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz in common? The economic importance is not, but the economic orientation: In regard to sustainability, future orientation and ethical responsibility the city has in the Bavarian Jura in recent years consistently thought to and written to the fair trade on the flags. Recently, she was named fair trade town in Bavaria to the first. Germany Neumarkt as only city also received the UNESCO award as a city of the World Decade”, with the activities related to sustainable development are rewarded. David Rogier brings even more insight to the discussion.
“The campaign fair trade towns” is carried out worldwide and in Germany in by TransFair “, the Association for the promotion of fair trade with the third world, worn. It aims to set an example against poverty in the countries of the South and for a fairer global world trading design. “Who with the title of fair trade town” want to decorate, must meet certain criteria. This includes products of fair trade in the retail and catering are available, but used in public facilities such as schools and clubs, or at public meetings.