ISOFAR: We support the development of organic agriculture in Africa
ISOFAR supports the development of organic agriculture in Africa by networking with relevant initiatives and organisations, such as “Organic Alternative for Africa”, initiated by IFOAM. Read more
3rd African Organic Conference, Nigeria October, 2015
The 3rd African Organic Conference (3AOC) was held in Lagos, Nigeria during 5 – 9 October, 2015, with 220 participants from 28 countries.
ISOFAR President Gerold Rahmann, currently working in Ethiopia, summarizes the activities of ISOFAR during 2015 in a letter to all members and supporters.
ISOFAR 2015 Organic Expo: "The most successful organic event in organic movement history"
Both urban residents and farmers have shown their keen interest in the ISOFAR 2015 Organic Expo and Industry Fair, with over 1.1 million visitors to the expo - making it the most successful organic event in organic movement history.
One World, No Hunger: Development potential of Organic Farming in Ethiopia
With 97 million people by 2015, a rapidly growing population and vulnerability towards stricter weather conditions, Ethiopia faces challenges linked to agriculture. International cooperation contributes to solutions, also within the organic farming sector as shown by this report from the German initiative “One World No Hunger”.
ISOFAR 2015 Goesan International Organic Expo + Industry Fair
Isofar Expo 2015 became an event of unexpected high public interest and awareness. At the closing ceremony it was anounced that more than 1 million visitors came to Expo 2015, an overwhelming figure and encouraging response in a county which is on the way to become the ecological, green centre of Korea.