Traidcraft Speaker

Invite a speaker

Why not invite a Traidcraft speaker to do an assembly or take part in a lesson or activity day on Fairtrade? We have a network of nearly 500 volunteer speakers around the UK, so there's sure to be someone near you!

To request a speaker

Please fill in our online request form or send your request by email to, stating your address, contact details, and when the event will take place. We will then send you details of your nearest speakers and you can contact them directly to arrange the talk.

Please note the following information about the Traidcraft speaker scheme:

  • We ask that you pay any travel expenses.
  • It is also helpful if you can give as much notice as possible to give speakers a chance to prepare.
  • Traidcraft Fair Traders, volunteers and speakers may not have undertaken a Disclosure and Barring check through the DBS.
  • Please remember that speakers are not teachers and that they ,very kindly, give their time free of charge. Discuss your expectations carefully with the speaker so that the event can be enjoyable for everyone.

When you have sent your form, we will email you to confirm your booking request. If you have not received a confirmation email within 24 hours, please contact us.

We aim to respond with details of speakers in your area within 10 working days.