Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 50.41
Liaison David Tedder
Submission Date Sept. 30, 2019
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STARS v2.1

University of Kentucky
IN-7: Fair Trade Campus

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 0.50 Shane Tedder
Sustainability Coordinator
Office oF Sustainability
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Is the institution currently designated as a Fair Trade College or University?:

A brief description of the institution’s Fair Trade initiatives, including the year formal designation was achieved and/or renewed:

President Capilouto signed the University of Kentucky's Fair Trade Resolution on August, 29 2019. This resolution came as a result of more than a year of work by a student organization focused on fair trade. The resolution commits the University to:
-Making fair trade products available in dining facilities and at catered events
-Promoting fair trade options for offices
-Carrying fair trade food products, handicrafts, and apparel in campus stores
-Supporting efforts to increase on-campus awareness through events and curricula
-Exploring the incorporation of fair trade in procurement policies and practices

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