|Project title||Slavery in the Hungarian agriculture sector|
|Thematic area||Action projects|
|Name of the organization||Association of Conscious Consumers|
|Postal address||1114 Budapest, Móricz Zsigmond körtér 3/a. fsz. 3.|
|Project manager||Tuba Dorottya|
|Project timeframe||September 1st, 2015 - February 1st, 2016|
|Amount of support||4,932 €|
Based on international researches the number of contemporary slaves in Hungary is ca. 36.000, most of them are working in agriculture. All of the outputs of the project (articles, videos) were collected on a subsite and are available now on the website of TVE http://tudatosvasarlo.hu/alma
The campaign raised awareness to the working conditions on apple plantations in Hungary, and with a small database got help to buy ethical fruit products trough short supplay chains. Representatives from 10 different relevant agricultural institutes and state offices particiapated on the workshop, and expressed to be open to further coworking in this issue.
By a report, a street action, a workshop and an online communication campaign before and after the street action during 4 weeks
the project promoter reached altogether nearly 1.400.000 people. The beneficiaries were extremly marginalies people, who are very difficult to be reached and involved.