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Forum Synergie

Linking sustainable practices throughout Europe


Rural topic(s): Local food Chains

City: Levoča

Country: Slovakia

Web site: http://www.ecotrend.sk

EKOTREND - The Organic Farming Association is a non-governmental, non-profit organisation with a global reach, bringing together 162 members - farmers, processors, producers, experts and stakeholders on organic farming and sustainable life.

The organisation was established in 1997 by dividing the existing Naturalis association into two independent organisations:

EKOTREND - an association dedicated to consultancy in the field of organic production, processing and sales

NATURALIS - an association with inspection and certification activities in the field of organic farming

Scale of intervention : National

Keywords: organic farming, local food processing, agricultural policy, certification body

Places: Slovakia

Actors: NGO

Methods: consulting/expertise, training/capacity-building, advocacy