Global Exchange Events

January 5, 2015 - 10:30am - February 15, 2015 - 6:00pm
After 23-years in business on College Ave. in Berkeley, California, The Global Exchange Fair Trade Store will be closing its doors. Come visit us Jan 5, 2015 through February for store wide discounts on your favorite Fair Trade items, and support artisans across the world. For more information about the closure please read here:
January 27, 2015 - 7:00pm
Mexico is in the grip of a spiraling wave of violence, corruption and impunity. About 100,000 people have been murdered and more than 25,000 disappeared since 2006. According to human rights watchdogs, Mexico is facing the worst human rights crisis in decades. The recent disappearance of 43 rural students at the hands of Mexican police has detonated months of unprecedented massive protests.
February 7, 2015 - 11:30am
Following New York's historic decision to listen to the science and ban fracking, California is receiving national attention to be next. Governor Brown has spent his entire career positioning himself as a champion for the climate and our environment, but as he continues to allow fracking to expand across our state - we need to call out his hypocrisies.   Together we're going to set the tone for Governor Brown's final term as Governor and send him a clear message that Californians need him to Ban Fracking Now.