Second Conference of the World Banana Forum

Guayaquil, 28-29 February 2012

Leaders from the banana sector worldwide and stakeholders from Ecuador met at the Second Conference of the World Banana Forum in 2012. Experts from all over the world shared the latest findings on sustainable practices in banana production and trade. 

In addition, the Conference hosted the global meeting of women banana workers organized by the WBF's working group on Labour Rights (WG03). The event analyzed the situation of women's labour rights in banana production globally. The meeting was open to all women banana workers who shared their experiences and worked together with other women on gender issues in the banana sector.