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Organic family farming and fair trade for rural development

HELVETAS , Hivos, ICEA, IFOAM, FiBL (Eds.) (2014) Organic family farming and fair trade for rural development. . Proceedings of Pre-Conference on "Orgnaic family farming and fair traide for rural development" at the Organic Wolrd Congress 2014, Istanbul, Turkey, 12th October 2014. [Completed]

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Summary

The Aim of the meeting was to reflect on development agendas in relation to organic agriculture and fair trade and to help improve future agendas for greater outreach and up-scaling of impact.
Results were:
- State of the art on what participants/practitioners currently see as the major challenges to work on;
- Shared understanding of strengths and weaknesses of current approaches;
- Approach for directions to take to ensure that organic family farms become a more important option when striving for more development (as described in the SDGs);
- Clear ways forward for scaling up.


EPrint Type:Proceedings
Type of presentation:Workshop
Keywords:organic family farming, fair traide, Department of International Cooperation, Market development, OWC, IFOAM
Subjects: Food systems > Community development
Food systems > Markets and trade
Research affiliation: Switzerland > FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture Switzerland > International Cooperation
International Conferences > 2014: 18th IFOAM OWC Workshops
International Organizations > International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements IFOAM
Italy > Other organizations
Uganda
Switzerland > Other organizations
Netherlands > Other organizations
Deposited By: Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau, FiBL
ID Code:27764
Deposited On:13 Nov 2014 10:33
Last Modified:13 Nov 2014 12:10
Document Language:English
Status:Unpublished
Refereed:Not peer-reviewed

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