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In 2017 Mekelle University had seven colleges and eight institutes, with several rated to IFOAM and its activities. Mekelle University is a government-funded higher institution with an international reputation for teaching and research and collaboration with national and
international sister institutions. Since its establishment, it has proved to be one of the fastest growing Universities in Ethiopia. The fundamental elements of the University's mission are teaching, research and consultancy.
The organic unit is under the General Administration of Agricultural Services, the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Wealth and Irrigation - Khartoum state. It was founded in 2008 and includes two projects: 1. Alshab project; 2. West Omdurman project; The major crops are fruits and vegetables. The main activities of the organic unit are: 1. Inspection, extension, research and consulting; 2. Training for technicians and farmers; and 3. Marketing.
Le MoBioM est une union de 32 Coopératives de producteurs.Depuis 2005 date de sa création, MoBioM a connu un développement important autant sur l’adhésion (nombre de coopératives et de producteurs) que sur la progression du volume des produits bio des différentes filières : Coton, Sésame, Karité, Mangue, Noix de Cajou et les céréales.Nos coopératives membres sont constituées de 3800 producteurs avec 20% de femmes. Dans le cadre de la diversification, nous avons initié aussi en 2016 la produc...
Namibian Organic Association (NOA), is a membership-based association of farmers, consumers and other organisations, with the aim of developing the Organic sector in Namibia. The Association has developed the Namibian Standards for Organic Production and introduced a Participatory Guarantee System to assess producers, which gives an organic guarantee to Namibian consumers.
NICERT Ltd is a Nigerian company working in partnership with Ecocert Group France (ECOCERT), a leading and globally reputed certification agency accredited to provide third party conformity assessment and certification services for agricultural products, services and persons under the Organic (EC, ISO, NOP & JAS regulations) in the Nigeria territory. We provide consultancy services in accordance with the said organic protocols, we also carry out Inspection and Audit part of the certification ...
Capacity building funded by donors and dissemination of research finding via annual conferences. We have had 7 annual conferences in various universities located in different parts of the country. Our major source of income comes include annual members dues . On average, participants in each conference is 50 and that amount to about 50,000 naira (equivalent of about US$300). However, sale of annual proceeding is normally income to off-set LOC expenditure. The annual conferences take place Se...
Development of technologies for organic agriculture, dissemination of technologies, support of farmers organisations in production, certification issues and commercialisation.
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.
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...
Our company is a supplier as well as a manufacturer not only excellent quality VermiCompost in the industry but also we make customized for oriented VermiCompost and derivatives. Amended with bio fertilizers, it is largely utilized in organic agricultural industry for the intention of improving growth of huge variety of crops and plants. It is manufactured from bio-degradable organic wastes with assistance of acceptable processing methods under the guidance of dedicated professionals.
The Company Vert Deux Mains is established to promote organic farming, healthy lifestyle and balanced nutrition for charitable purposes, and include the following activities:
1) education and training of agricultural producers who wish to have their products certified as ‘organic’ under a participatory guarantee system;
2) organization of conferences, farmers’ markets and other events to promote organic agriculture and healthy eating; and
3) sensitization campaigns to promote healthy lifes...
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...