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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 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...
SAOSO works to unite with farmers, producers, retailers and consumers of organic products so that collectively we can aim to successfully protect the future food freedom and natural ecology of South Africa. SAOSO's strategy is “Taking responsibility for food sovereignty and Sustainable Development through Organic Production and Agroecology Practices whilst reversing the adverse effects of climate change”.
Sustainable Agriculture Community Development Programme (SACDEP – Kenya) is a Kenyan NGO. The Organization was registered in 1993 under the Non-Governmental Organizations’ (NGO’s) coordination Act (1990). SACDEP has its headquarters located in Kiambu County in Thika Town about 40 kilometers North of Nairobi. The Organisation also has a training and conference center known as Agriculture and Development Training Centre (ADTC) in the head office.
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...
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
Zakariyyah is a Nigerian residing in Kenya, pursuing his master degree in Biodiversity and Ecosystem Management at university of Nairobi, a graduate of Animal Production and Health from Nigeria, Diploma in Organic Agriculture from Kenya, Certificate in integrated system of agriculture from Republic of Benin, He is a volunteer tutor and facilitator Kenya institute of organic farming. He teaches climate change, organic agriculture, arid land ecology and biodiversity, environmental science and b...
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...