This is what VIVANESS and BIOFACH 2019 had to offer.
Organics 4 Development
1) Opening by Peggy Miars, President IFOAM - Organics International
2) Launching of the Organic Knowledge Centres in Africa, Stefan Schmitz, BMZ SEWOH
3) Panel discussion with David Amudavi, Helmy Abouleish, Ms van Behaim (responsible for the Organic Hubs in Africa from GIZ)
The panel discussion will focus on the contribution of organic agriculture towards reduction of poverty, improvement of food and nutrition security, income, employment, health and cohesion of societies / communities, etc. The debate will present the benefits of organics for the development of societies / nations, particularly for those that are highly affected by climate change and poverty.
--- Date: 15.02.2019 Time: 10:00 - 11:30 Location: Room Budapest, NCC Ost