5th West African Organic Conference

The 5th West African Organic Conference

About 300 participants are expected to attend the conference from academia, government institutions, NGOs, industry players within the sub-region, the continent and the larger organic world.

Conference Outlook

The potential of organic agriculture in contributing to the transformation of national
and regional economies, ecologies and livelihoods through income growth,
enhancement of systems resilience and mitigation of climate change, food
sovereignty and trade is explored and showcased.

The sharing of knowledge, information, experiences and skills among all stakeholders
in the organic sector is facilitated, the uptake of organic alternatives through south-
south collaboration is encouraged.

Date and Venue

The conference will be held in Accra, Ghana at the University of Ghana, Legon on 12th -15th November 2019 which includes field visits and tours. A public day is planned for the Saturday, 16th of November.