Abu’s story – Life as a Palestinian Fair Trade Farmer

Abu’s story – Life as a Palestinian Fair Trade Farmer

Following on from my previous post about the fascinating evening Cooking Palestine, I’d like tell you more about one of the guests that night, a Palestinian farmer. Abu’s story has a troubled past but a clear and hopeful future thanks to Fair Trade. As a...
Cooking Palestine (squash humus and couscous salad recipes)

Cooking Palestine (squash humus and couscous salad recipes)

Last month in a small village hall in West Sussex I met some inspiring people – Rachel Nassif, from the Help Palestine Community Co-operative, Rosemary Moon, a wonderful cookery writer and Fair Trade advocate, Manal Abdallah from Canaan Fair Trade and Abu Rafat...
Ancient squares and cobbled alleyways overflowing with song!

Ancient squares and cobbled alleyways overflowing with song!

Every year Calvi’s citadel, which was built over 500 years ago, is the stunning setting for Rencontres de Chants Polyphoniques de Calvi. Although I’ve visited Corsica a number of times, this was the first time I’ve been lucky enough to be there for...

Pin It on Pinterest