WUWM Highlights & Achievements
- WUWM Board Meeting held in The Hague, the Netherlands
- 2017 WUWM Market Awards launched. Theme: ‘Excellence in activities promoting healthy eating’
- LYLM Committee Meeting held in Paris
- 2017 ‘Love Your Local Market’ (LYLM) Global Campaign held throughout the month of May, incorporating more than 3,000 wholesale and retail markets in 17 countries globally.
LYLM 2017 International MoU Signed
Memorandum of Understanding was signed between CAWA and Italmercati
WUWM Conference held in Rome, Italy. Hosted by the Centro Agroalimentare Roma (CAR) Scpa and is co-organised with United Nations Food & Agriculture Organisation (FAO). The overall Theme: “The Fresh Way to Feed the Planet”
Board of Director elections were conducted during the WUWM annual general meeting held in Rome. Three new Directors were elected.
Two departing Board members—Mr Andrés de Pando, Mercasa, Madrid and Mr Mário Maurici de Lima Morais, Brasilia, Brazil were acknowledged and thanked for their significant and valuable contributions to our association.
Mr. Grzegorz Hempowicz, Poznan, Poland was accorded the status of Honorary Member, in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the WUWM
Also Maria Cavit, former WUWM Secretary General, was awarded with the status of Honorary Member to recognise her notable contribution during her more than 20 years of service to the WUWM.
Winners of the 2017 WUWM Market Awards announced in Rome. Theme: “ Excellence in activities promoting healthy eating”.
WUWM Welcomes Nine New Members to the association.
WUWM pays tribute to Mr. S. S. Randhawa.
WUWM 31st Congress held in Melbourne and Sydney in Australia, jointly hosted by the Melbourne Market Authority, Queen Victoria Market and Sydney Markets Limited. Theme: “ Market Modernisation” .
WUWM Chairman, European Chair and Executive Secretary attended the Nabma Wholesale Forum in London.
WUWM European Chair attends 2017 EU Agricultural Outlook Conference in Brussels.
WUWM European Chair meets EU Commissioner of Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, Mrs Elzbieta Bienkowska, in Brussels .