Our activities

Currently, the activities of FETS focus on:

  • Spreading the project among the social economy and third sector organizations at a first level and the civil society in general at a second level.
  • Establishing a dialogue with the public administration in order to create synergies for the project.
  • Coordinating with other platforms from around Spain that are implementing converging processes.
  • Promoting the Observatory for Ethical Finances.
  • Generating knowledge through the publication of studies on ethical finances.
  • Undertaking educational projects targeting schools and high schools.
  • Offering educational courses and seminars in university environments.
  • Promoting ethical financial entities by making them known to society and getting people to join our project for ethical finances.
  • Organizing many discussions in all sorts of environments to inform of ethical finances.
  • Organizing debates on ethical finances and other similar topics.
  • Publishing dissemination materials and promoting ethical finances.
  • Participating in events, fairs and different social events.

Since it was created in 1999, FETS has participated in several activities. Below is a list of some of them:

  • Being present in the media with over 500 impacts in both written and audiovisual press.
  • Organizing the I International Conference on Ethical Banking.
  • Publishing the book La banca ètica. Molt més que diners (Ethical banking, much more than money) with two editions in Catalan and one in Spanish.
  • Organizing two exhibitions that have travelled to over 30 towns in Catalonia.
  • Setting up the participatory workshop “Money for all”.
  • Dynamic game “And what do you know? Money at any price”.
  • Organizing the debate sessions “Ethical Banking and Micro-credits”, “Fair Trade and ethical finances”, “The role of public administrations in promoting ethical banking”, “Ethical Finances and a Culture of Peace”, etc.
  • Co-organizing the annual event “La Festa del Comerç Just i la Banca Ètica” (Fair Trade and Ethical Banking fair).
  • etc.