Explore our Affiliates from Africa
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PGS South Africa is a voluntary organization promoting and supporting the Principles of Organic Agriculture as defined by IFOAM, and serving as a network and support organization for the development of market access for farmers through the PGS system of organic assurance.
- Promouvoir l’agriculture biologique en RDC
- Représenter l’agriculture biologique en RDC
- Faciliter la mise en place des lois et règlements ainsi que des conseils techniques dans le domaine de la production, la certification et la commercialisation des produits biologiques
- Coordonner toutes les activités relatives à la certification biologique et les services de l’inspection acceptables au niveau tant national, régional et international.
- Promouvoir la commercialisation des produi...
The network of agroecological initiatives in MOROCCO is a Moroccan national association whose purpose is to inform, link and connect, to meet, advocate, share, capitalize and pool on agroecology in Morocco. He has just developed a participatory guarantee system. It is trying to develop an observatory of agroecology in Morocco. It has organized regional forums for sustainable agriculture and national meetings for the agroecological transition between 2016 and 2018.
The Rwanda Organic Agriculture Movement (ROAM) is a National Umbrella Organization established in 2007 to respond to the needs expressed by different stakeholders in the organic sector (producers, farmers, processors, exporters and importers), to have an organized and more focused movement to spearhead the stimulation, development and promotion of the organic sector towards finding solutions to different challenges faced by the sector in Rwanda. ROAM's key activities are related to raise awar...
The SEKEM Group of Companies is a part of the SEKEM Initiative founded in 1977 by Dr. Ibrahim Abouleish to strengthen Sustainable Development in Egypt by producing, processing, and marketing Organic and Biodynamic foodstuff, textiles, and phyto-pharmaceuticals in Egypt, the Arab World, and on international markets. SEKEM has been widely praised as an “Egyptian organic pioneer” and has received the 2003 Right Livelihood Award (“Alternative Nobel Prize”) as a „Business Model for the 21th Centur...
We are growing organic coffee, no chemicals, no synthetic pesticides or ferterlizers.
We extract liquid from native plants that are known to have pest repelling properties and we use them as pesticides and for plant nutrients. We are use organic compost manure to enrich the soil and have a zero tillage policy. We have been driving the organic concept through twitter and also encouraging local communities.
SAOSO is the NATIONAL non-profit organisation consisting of individuals, groups and organisations of people throughout the country, who identify with the aims of SAOSO. It is a public organisation established to create, maintain and service a vibrant professional, cooperative and credible organic community that will contribute profoundly towards improving sustainable health and wellness of the environment and society.
The majority of farmers are using acknowledged agroecological methods to improve their livelihoods, conserve the environment and reduce pressure on natural resources
To transform farming practices in TZ through proper knowledge dissemination
To build the capacity of farmers so that they can effectively participate in the value chain
To collaborate with relevant partners in public and private sector in order to strengthen their capacity in agroecology
To work as ...
Created in March 2011 at the initiative of operators aware of the economic, social and environmental stakes involved in the sector, and of the need to form a group to raise awareness and play a key role in promoting organic farming. Its main mission is to promote Malagasy organic agriculture in all its forms, both nationally and internationally.
The Biodynamic Agricultural Association of Southern Africa (BDAASA) is a non-profit, voluntary, membership-based association of individuals practising and/or supporting the practice of biodynamic farming. BDAASA holds the Demeter standards as the benchmark for biodynamic agriculture. BDAASA offers a 2-year internationally recognised on-farm training program, which is quality assured by the Crossfields Institute . BDAASA also heads a Demeter PGS programme, a participatory system that promot...
tiipaalga works with farmer families and women in Burkina Faso and provides them with training and equipement, grants them microcredit loans and expertise.
-we work in 300 villages with 328 enlarged families and women’s groups
-More than 984 ha hectares of growing forests are protected in the long term
-More than 700 000 trees are sustainably protected
-Within the protected land 160 different species may be found, including some rare native trees
-Sustainable organic agr...
UNObio is an independent professional organization which brings together the different operators involved in the organic sector in Tunisia: producers, processors and traders. This organization was created in October 2019 and aims to contribute to the development of the organic sector in Tunisia and worldwide. Its vision is to offer quality products that protect the health of consumers, producers and environment.
WAD is the acronym of Weija Agricultural Development. The company started in the year 2000 with the aim of participating in the fight against poverty and continuous dependence of the rural poor in Ghana. The company export fresh and dried fruits produced by small scale farmers in Ghana. Products exported are pineapple, coconut, mango, papaya and coconuts. Wad's products are exported to Switzerland and Europe
ZERO Regional Environment Organisation (ZERO) is a premier research, planning and implementation agency operating in the Southern African region since 1987, whose core operating values are to be efficient, effective and ethical in its research and development work. ZERO believes in and works for a global paradigm shift, changing minds and promoting prosperity for all. We participate in programs that provide a national and regional platform for better policy formulation and practical implement...
ZOPPA promotes organic agriculture as an alternative farming system that removes dependency on chemical and seed companies, improves people's health, balances the ecosystem while giving a livelihood even to the poor who cannot afford the chemicals. In an endeavour to promote organic agriculture ZOPPA does the following: 1. Lobby and advocate for a policy that supports organic agriculture in Zimbabwe; 2. Establish and monitor an agreed set of organic standards; 3. Facilitate market linkages fo...