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Fairwatch

Identification number in the register: 57965956569-66
Registration date: 05/09/2011 15:08:39

The information on this entity was last modified on: 26/08/2014 15:25:37
The date of the last annual update was: 26/08/2014 15:25:37

This entry follows the format of the previous Register. It will be changed to the new format when the entity makes the next update.
Next update due latest on: 27/04/2015

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Fairwatch

Association

    Section of registration

III - Non-governmental organisations

Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

    Contact details

via Pilla, 15
Pisa 56121
ITALY

(+349) 6766540

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Fairwatch is an NGO working on international trade, fair trade and climate change. It's accreditated as observer organization to UNFCCC, to WTO and it's a member of Seattle to Brussels Network.The Association was founded in 2003. At its foundation, the main activities of the association were in the field of Fair Trade, sustainable and green economy, and comprehended the development of projects and campaigns for raising awareness on the topics connected with Fair Trade, the trading of services for Fair Trade Organizations and Education and Information activities on the topics of social-green economy and international trade. In 2006 the Association changed its name in “Fair Watch Cooperazione e Mondialità” and opened an operative office in Rome, where the work for Fair Trade and International Cooperation could be carried on also at the Institutional level. In 2009 Fairwatch decided to open an operative office also in Pisa. In January 2013 the association moved the legal offices from Genoa to Pisa. Fairwatch is currently giving an active contribution in Lobbying activities as part of Seattle to Brussels Network, represented by its Vice President, Monica Di Sisto. Part of the Lobbying work of the association takes place at the level of national government, international institution and European Commission, carrying on campaigns on international Trade and bilaterals in collaboration with some European Fair Trade organizations. At the present time, the activity of the association covers several fields: development of cooperation projects on green and sustainable economy, monitoring of projects in the South of the World, training courses for Fair Trade Organizations (expecially World Shops) and no-profit operators on green and social economy, elaboration of informative and training programmes and material. The activity of raising awareness is carried on by means of campaigns on Fair Trade, International Solidarity and International and solidarity cooperation. In the last years Fairwatch is following WTO ministerial conference as accreditated NGO focusing on impact of international trade on climate change and local communities.

    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  Alberto Zoratti

president

    Person in charge of EU relations

Mr  Alberto Zoratti

president

    Goals / remit

Fairwatch is an NGO working on international trade, fair trade and climate change. It's accreditated as observer organization to UNFCCC, to WTO and it's a member of Seattle to Brussels Network.The Association was founded in 2003. At its foundation, the main activities of the association were in the field of Fair Trade, sustainable and green economy, and comprehended the development of projects and campaigns for raising awareness on the topics connected with Fair Trade, the trading of services for Fair Trade Organizations and Education and Information activities on the topics of social-green economy and international trade. In 2006 the Association changed its name in “Fair Watch Cooperazione e Mondialità” and opened an operative office in Rome, where the work for Fair Trade and International Cooperation could be carried on also at the Institutional level. In 2009 Fairwatch decided to open an operative office also in Pisa. In January 2013 the association moved the legal offices from Genoa to Pisa. Fairwatch is currently giving an active contribution in Lobbying activities as part of Seattle to Brussels Network, represented by its Vice President, Monica Di Sisto. Part of the Lobbying work of the association takes place at the level of national government, international institution and European Commission, carrying on campaigns on international Trade and bilaterals in collaboration with some European Fair Trade organizations. At the present time, the activity of the association covers several fields: development of cooperation projects on green and sustainable economy, monitoring of projects in the South of the World, training courses for Fair Trade Organizations (expecially World Shops) and no-profit operators on green and social economy, elaboration of informative and training programmes and material. The activity of raising awareness is carried on by means of campaigns on Fair Trade, International Solidarity and International and solidarity cooperation. In the last years Fairwatch is following WTO ministerial conference as accreditated NGO focusing on impact of international trade on climate change and local communities. The association is coordinating a national watchdog on international trade towards Bali WTO 2013 supported by Legambiente, CGIL, ARCS and Fairwatch

national

    Activities

We have followed some meeting of the CSD and we have participated to EU calls on climate and trade issues

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above

3

    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons

    Fields of interest

  • Climate Action
  • Development
  • Education
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • Internal Market
  • Trade

    Membership and affiliation

6

Fair Watch takes part in the activities of Climate Justice Now! and of the European Network Seattle to Brussels (part of the global network Our World Is Not For Sale). In Italy, the association actively participates in the national network of solidarity economy (Tavolo RES), in the Campaign Sbilanciamoci, yearly contributing to the draft of “Controfinanziaria”. Furthermore, it promoted Game Trade, an Observatory on Trade a national watchdog on international trade, bilaterals and climate change developed with CGIL, Legambiente and Arci association.

    Financial data

01/2012  -  12/2012

14,138 €

 €

 €

 €

 €

 €

14,138 €

13,538 €

600 €

< 50,000  €

Fairwatch association is working with local, national and european institution to imrpove its awareness activities on sustainable development. It has decided not to look for grants from private sector for mantaining a specific autonomy from private economical interests

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.