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We are pleased to announce that in relation to the upcoming Women Vendors Exhibition and Forum (WVEF), the International Trade Centre (ITC) is organizing three Buyer Mentor Group (BMG)*, which will take place during The International Textile Fair, on 16-17 April 2016 in Abu Dhabi, UAE; a Services BMG in Beijing, China, held in parallel to the CIFTIS International Trade Fair for Trade in Services on May 28th –June 1st 2016 and Textiles and Garment BMG during Ethical Fashion Show Berlin on 28-30 June 2016 in Berlin, Germany.We invite you to apply to these great opportunities!16-17 April - Textiles and Garment BMG in Abu Dhabi, UAE– International Textile Fair www.internationaltextilefair.com
1. fill the WVEF online application and 2. contact us (firstname.lastname@example.org) asap before 18st March 2016 to express their interest in the BMG and confirm that they can cover their travel and other expenses.
1. fill the WVEF online application and 2. contact us (email@example.com) asap before 29th March 2016 to express their interest in the BMG and confirm that they can cover their travel and other expenses.
Eligible companies, should:• Have applied online and fulfilled the WVEF conditions (legally registered and incorporated; 51% or more women owned, managed and controlled; be domiciled in an economy in transition or developing country).• Applicants should be able to communicate in English in order to fully participate.28 – 30 June - Textiles and Garment BMG in Berlin, Germany– Ethical Fashion Show Berlin http://ethicalfashionshowberlin.com/en/
* The BMG is an integral part of the ITC led Global Platform for Action on Sourcing from Women Vendors commitment to ensuring that women vendors are well prepared to take advantage of trade opportunities and achieve commercial success. It seeks to build seller capacity to meet buyer requirements, and to prepare for the upcoming Women Vendors Exhibition and Forum taking place on 1-2 September 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey.