"Without IFOAM, the international organic movement would have no 'home' anymore"
IFOAM is the only international umbrella organization for the organic world, uniting more than 750 Affiliates in 115 countries, all stakeholders contributing to the organic vision. This allows IFOAM to unite, lead and assist the organic movement in its full diversity, while providing a common voice on relevant organic issues.
As such, IFOAM is providing services that are relevant to the organic movement for achieving its vision by:
Providing programmatic solutions (e.g. the development of standards in East Africa through IFOAM OSEA Project)
Building organic leaders' capacity (e.g. through the IFOAM Academy for organic excellence)
By joining IFOAM, you make a difference and help us to strengthen the organic movement. You also enjoy a number of benefits and services as part of the network:
IFOAM's Advocacy Work: See Organic Agriculture represented in international policy debates and be positioned as a solution for global changes;
Networking Opportunities: Exchange ideas in a community of like-minder peers and develop partnerships;
Global Organic Decision Making: Participate in the processes shaping the agenda for the global organic movement;
Resources & Discounts: IFOAM is a vast repository of knowledge that it shares via its website, publications and events. Benefit from discounts of typically 50%;
Partnering Opportunities: Develop, with IFOAM, joint projects or initiatives;
Visibility: Be listed on our website and see your logo appear in the Directory. Share your stories through our publications or host an IFOAM event.
Be part of the global organic movement. Many of our Affiliates join IFOAM to support a cause they believe in. They are proud to be part. Whatever YOUR reason for joining IFOAM, your membership helps the organic movement to pursue its mission.