Burton Conservation Volunteers are teaming up with East Staffordshire Fairtrade group and Plastic Free Burton for Burton’s Big Green Week, 18th-26th September.
Why is Fairtrade involved? Because Climate Change is disproportionately impacting on the poorer farmers and workers, the Fairtrade Foundation is working to support. Many are losing their land and homes to flash flooding, or finding that their traditional crops will not grow, leaving families destitute and starving.
Here are the activities for the week so far: