IFOAM EU Group

The IFOAM EU Group is an independent regional group within IFOAM, the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements. It is a part of IFOAM and works within its structures. IFOAM EU Group represents at the EU level more than 300 member organisations of IFOAM in the EU-27, the EU accession countries and EFTA. Member organisations cover the complete range of organic establishments and include: consumer, farmer and processor associations; research, education and advisory organisations; certification bodies and commercial organic companies.

The IFOAM EU Group was formally constituted as a regional group within IFOAM in February 2000 following its first General Assembly. It superseded the EU Working Group, which was formed in 1990. In 2002, IFOAM EU Group registered as an international not-for-profit organisation in Sweden. Since 2003 it operates with an office in Brussels. Further information and contact details can be found here