The first national fair of conscious consumption and sustainable lifestyles in Italy
The forthcoming 12th edition will take place in Fieramilanocity, March 13-15, 2015.

FORTHCOMING:

Fa' la cosa giusta! - The national fair of conscious consumption and sustainable lifestyles
12th edition, Milan, 13-14-15 March 2015
Fieramilanocity, Porta Scarampo, Pavilions 2-4

Recent years have been marked by an increasing consumers' awareness about their role in making "green choices" to guarantee a sustainable growth of the planet. In Italy as well as worldwide, the quest for products and services that combine quality and innovation with respect for people and the environment is gaining more and more attention. Since its launch in 2004, Fa' la cosa giusta! has aimed at matching demand and supply, and today it is widely recognised as the national benchmark for conscious consumption and sustainable lifestyles.

 

Here below you can find the specific documents to register for the fair. Read them before filling in the Application for admission.

Once you filled it in, wait to receive the Order Confirmation from the Organisation, in which you will find costs and indications to make the payment. The Order Confirmation must be signed and then send to organizzazione@falacosagiusta.org or espositori@falacosagiusta.org or by fax, to the number 02.8357431 within 5 working days of receiving the Application for the admission from the Organisation.

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DOCUMENTS FOR EXHIBITORS 2015

A presentation of the Fair: general information

An animated presentation: some importants facts and numbers about the fair

Document for exhibitors: costs, typology of stands, discounts and every kind of details you need to participate.
 
Admission criteria for every thematic section
 
Ethical charter (mandatory) the file is a .pdf: in order to fill it in, save it on your pc, fill it in, save it again and send it.
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THE EXHIBITION PATH
Fa' la cosa giusta! is composed by 11 themed sections:

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MOBILITA' SOSTENIBILE Italian acronym MS

All the provisions and products for minimising the economic and environmental costs of urban mobility: car pooling, bike sharing, hybrid vehicles.

Application for admission

GREEN LIVING Italian acronym AG

Design and building solutions for the sustainability and user friendliness; renewable energies; co-housing; recycling and reusing. Detergents and furniture environmentally friendly, or from the fair trade. Energy saving activities. 

- Certification Form (mandatory)
PN: the file is a .pdf: in order to fill it in, save it on your pc, fill it in, save it again and send it.

Application for admission............................
FAIR TRADE Italian acronym CE

Cooperatives, associations, import centres and shops.

Application for admission...........................

NATURAL AND ORGANIC COSMETIC Italian acronym CN

Beauty, health and the environment: from makeup to personal hygiene, the sustainable choices for all family members

- Certification Form (mandatory)
PN: the file is a .pdf: in order to fill it in, save it on your pc, fill it in, save it again and send it.

Application for admission............................

SUSTAINABLE AND ETHICAL FASHION Italian acronym CF

A showcase of young and independent brands, environmentally safe and with high standards of quality. Clothing, accessories and raw materials to create clothes.

- Certification Form (mandatory)
PN: the file is a .pdf: in order to fill it in, save it on your pc, fill it in, save it again and send it.

Application for admission............................

PUBLISHING AND CULTURAL PRODUCTS Italian acronym ED

Communication, culture and information; online resources, newspapers, publishers, companies involved in production and distribution of cultural products.

Application for admission............................

KIDS PLANET Italian acronym PI

Green products and services, natural clothes, games and personal care, from birth to childhood.

Application for admission............................

FOOD - Italian acronym MP

Biological and biodynamic products; food sovereignty and nutrition policies; preservation of biodiversity; environmental impact of packaging and waste

- MODULO CERTIFICATORE (mandatory)
PN: the file is a .pdf: in order to fill it in, save it on your pc, fill it in, save it again and send it.

Application for admission............................

PEACE AND PARTICIPATION Italian acronym PP

NGOs and charities, local institutions and trade unions, consumer associations, voluntary association, trade unions.

Application for admission............................

SUSTAINABILITY SERVICES Italian acronym SE

Solidal insurances, ethical investments, corporate responsibility

Application for admission............................

RESPONSIBLE TOURISM Italian acronym TC

Environmental preservation, cultural heritage, international cooperation, slow routes, accessible destinations for disabled people, green opportunities for school trips.

Application for admission...

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WOULD YOU LIKE TO SHARE YOUR SPACE?

At Fa' la cosa giusta! it is possible to share the space with one or more company inside the same themed section............................

Co-Exhibitor form PN: the file is a .pdf: in order to fill it in, save it on your pc, fill it in, save it again and send it.


MORE THAN AN EXHIBITION
Besides the over 700 stands hosted by the different thematic sections, Fa' la cosa giusta! is a 3-day multifaceted event:
- a calendar of conferences, lectures, round tables, seminars, on all topics related to green economy and culture
- practical laboratories and workshops for adults and children (food and wine tasting, cooking, gardening...)
- art and photo exhibitions
- entertainment: concerts, street art, performances, clowning, relax areas 
- food and conviviality: restaurant and catering areas with a choice of menus for every tastes (vegan, vegetarian, organic, local products)


EXCLUSIVE FEATURES
Volunteers: people of different ages, origins and backgrounds, coming from Italy (and some from abroad), they truly are "the heartbeat"of the event!
School programme: students from primary to undergraduate have free access to the fair; classes are guided throughout the exhibition paths with dedicated activities and workshops
Certificated as "Family friendly": a reward for events that are minded about the youngest visitors and meet family needs in an innovative and creative way
- Zero impact: offset of CO2 emissions; separate waste collection area; reused or recycled raw materials 
- Socially responsible financial and insurance services (Banca Etica, Consorzio Assicurativo Etico e Solidale) and service outsourcing

FA' LA COSA GIUSTA! 2014... IN NUMBERS
70.000 visitors
700 exhibitors in the 12 thematic sections
630 credited journalists
232 volunteers
200 (all free of charge) appointments in the cultural programme (conferences, seminars, workshop, laboratories and entertainment events)

ORGANISED BY
TERRE DI MEZZO EVENTI

It is the project planning & implementing department of Terre di Mezzo publisher. Established in 1994 as a street paper, Terre di mezzo has become one of the main independent publishers in Italy, releasing 40 new titles per year. Besides Fa' la cosa giusta!, Terre di mezzo Eventi promotes other 3 yearly appointments of national relevance: So Critical So Fashion (within the Milano Fashion Week); Kuminda - Festival del diritto al cibo (3-day event on biodiversity and food sovereignty); la Scuola delle Buone Pratiche (a school for the exchange of good "green" practices among municipalities and the public administration).

INSIEME NELLE TERRE DI MEZZO onlus
The charity volunteer association Insieme nelle Terre di Mezzo onlus was born in Milan in 2003 with the aim of raising public awareness on issues such as immigration, poverty, diversity and the promotion of sustainable lifestyles. It promotes the Sleep Out Night, to celebrate the October 17 UN Day of fight against poverty (ONU), come to its 11th edition. In 2010, Insieme nelle Terre di mezzo launched the project La Grande Fabbrica delle Parole - Laboratory of creative writing for children, the first experience of this kind in Italy, with free access to any primary and secondary school classes.

SUPPORTED BY: Novamont, Banca Popolare Etica, Coop Lombardia, SNMS Cesare Pozzo, Lush, Cap, Amiacque, Ecoworld Hotel, Metropolitana Milanese spa, Comieco,  Tasm, Ianomi, Ecoworld Hotel, Oleificio Zucchi, SESI, Biosudtirol.

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH:  Caes Italia, ATM spa, Cgil Lombardia, Cisl Lombardia, Palm, CSV Lombardia, Comitato Speciale di Gestione del fondo speciale per il volontariato Lombardi, Acli Lombardia, Arci Milano, Legambiente Lombardia, AIAB, AMSA gruppo A2A, UIL Milano e Lombardia.

MEDIA PARTNERS: Internazionale, Altreconomia, Redattore Sociale, Radio Popolare

UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF: Presidency of the Italian Republic, Presidency of the Lombardy Region, Province of Milan, Municipality of Milan and Fondazione Cariplo.

 

CONTACTS
Fa' La Cosa Giusta!
Terre di Mezzo - via Calatafimi, 10 - 20122 Milan
Ph: +39 02-89409670
Fax: +39 02-87365603
Email: serenapenagini@falacosagiusta.org