International Conference "Improving Integrity of Organic Supply Chains" in Odesa city

Conference "Improving Integrity of Organic Supply Chains"


FiBL , GfRS and the Agro Eco – Louis Bolk Institute in collaboration with IFOAM kindly invite you to the International Conference “Improving Integrity of Organic Supply Chains” on 21-22 September 2017 in Odesa (Ukraine).

Following the successful workshop in September 2015 in Kyiv, the event has these objectives:

  • Creating awareness on the import country requirements in regard to transparency and traceability of organic production and trade to improve organic integrity for products
  • Creating awareness among buyers on how to secure reliable organic products
  • Identify cornerstones for effective controls, in particular in complex production and trade structures
  • Improving risk oriented inspection methods
  • Awareness creation for joint responsibility (producer – trader – CB – authority) of the entire supply chain

Invited are international importers, traders and feed-mills, organic farmers, exporters and other stakeholders from Ukraine, certification bodies operating in Ukraine and representatives of European and US ministries and authorities.

Terms of participation and registration are available by the link:  

For more information, please, visit the web-site

Contact person: Dr. Toralf Richter, Senior Consultant, Department of International Cooperation, Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau (FiBL), Ackerstrasse 113, Postfach 219, 5070 Frick, Schweiz
Tel. +41 62 865 0432, Mobil +41 76 335 40 88Fax +41 62 865 72 73