Organic research networks

At these pages some of the major networks dealing with organic farming research are presented.

 

INTERNATIONAL NETWORKS

ISOFAR - The International Society of Organic Agriculture Research

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The International Society of Organic Agriculture Research (ISOFAR) promotes and supports research in all areas of organic agriculture by facilitating global co-operation in research, methodological development, education and knowledge exchange. Read more

Organic Eprints Network of Country Editors

Organic Eprints is an international open access archive for papers related to research in organic agriculture. The archive features almost 13,000 entries (November 2012). Read more

ORCA - The Organic Research Centres Alliance

The Organic Research Centres Alliance (ORCA) intends to internationally network and strengthen existing institutions with scientific credentials and empower them to become centers of excellence in transdisciplinary organic agriculture research. Read more

TIPI - Technology Innovation Platform of IFOAM - the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements

TIPI, the Technology Innovation Platform of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM)  is a research action network of IFOAM. It was established at the TIPI Member Assembly on February 15, 2013 during BioFach, the World Organic Trade Fair, at N├╝rnbergMesse, Nuremberg, Germany.  Read more

AFRICAN NETWORK

NOARA Network for Organic Agricultural Research in Africa

The Network for Organic Agricultural Research in Africa (NOARA) was established during the Organic World Congress in June 2008 at Modena, Italy. It was launched in Kampala, Uganda in May 2009.

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ASIAN NETWORK

ANSOFT Asian Network for Sustainable Organic Farming Technology

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Asian Network for Sustainable Organic Farming Technology (ANSOFT)
c/o Asian Food and Agricultural Cooperation Initative (AFACI)
Suwon-si Gyeonggi-do 441-707
Republic of Korea

Contact

Organic Agriculture Division of RDA (Rural Development Administration)
Dr. Lee, Minho
mhlee(at)korea.kr
www.afaci.org/ansoft

About

ANSOFT is a network for 12 member countries, and AFACI is the coordinating unit of ANSOF.

EUROPEAN NETWORKS

CORE Organic II - Coordination of European Transnational Research in Organic Food and Farming

CORE Organic: Coordination of European Transnational Research in Organic Food and Farming

Following the first project of "Coordination of European Transnational Research in Organic Food and Farming", CORE Organic II was started in 2010 to coordinate research programmes between partner countries. Read more

TP Organics - Technology Platform (TP) for Organic Food and Farming Research

TP Organics is the European Technology Platform (TP) for organic food and farming research. It integrates views of the organic sector and civil society to represent a broad perspective on research and development priorities... Read more

ENOAS - The European Network of Organic Agriculture Students

ENOAS stands for European Network of Organic Agriculture Students. It is a network created by students for students. Its aims are firstly, to enable students from different European countries... Read more

ENOAT - The European Network of Organic Agriculture University Teachers

The European Network of Organic Agriculture University Teachers (ENOAT) is a network of university teachers with the goals to coordinate courses on organic production, processing and marketing, and to facilitate the exchange of students and teachers. Read more

LATIN AMERICAN NETWORK

SOCLA - Latin American Scientific Society of Agroecology

SOCLA (Sociedad Cientifica de Agricultura LatinoAmericana de Agroecologia) is a network of researchers, professors, extentionists and other professionals to promote agroecological alternatives to confront the crisis... Read more

THEME NETWORKS

ECO-AB - European Consortium for Organic Animal Breeding

The European Consortium for Organic Animal Breeding (ECO-AB) is a group of European research scientists and practitioners that are involved, or interested in breeding issues relating to the principles of organic animal farming. Read more

ECO-PB - European Consortium for Organic Plant Breeding

The European Consortium for Organic Plant Breeding (ECO-PB) provides a platform for discussion and exchange of knowledge and experiences in the field of organic plant breeding. Read more

FQH - International Organic Food Quality and Health Research Association

The International Organic Food Quality and Health Research Association (FQH) encourages, co-ordinates and disseminates research in the field of organic food and health. Read more

RTOACC - Roundtable on Organic Agriculture and Climate Change

The Roundtable on Organic Agriculture and Climate Change (RTOACC) was founded on December 16, 2009 in Copenhagen, at the United Nations Climate Change Conference. RTOACC brings together stakeholders and partners along the organic food production chain. Read more

NATIONAL NETWORKS

National networks are listed here (in progress)