Partners and Special Advisors

BHUTAN Centre for Bhutan Studies National Organic Program College of Natural Resource CAMBODIA Cambodian Center for Study and Development in Agriculture Svey Rieng Agriculture Cooperative / Internationa Volunteer of Yamagata MYANMAR Metta Development Foundation Myanmar Green Consumer Network / GSMI Kalayanamitra Foundation LAOS Participatory Development Training Centre Association to Support the Development of Peasant Societies…

Objectives

Towards Organic Asia programme has its overall objective to set up a functioning network of organizations, experts and committed individuals that will support information and experience sharing, technical knowledge exchange and joint activities in order to promote agro-ecological practices in Asia. This will be achieved through four thematic working groups, whose activities will focus on…

TOA concept

The programme seeks for the alternative and positive changes in today’s conventional agriculture practices in Asia. Towards Organic Asia upholds IFOAM’s principles of organic agriculture to serve and inspire the organic movement in the Mekong region, Bhutan and Asia, in its full diversity. The core principles upheld by IFOAM positions agriculture within an ecological, economic, social…

About us

Towards Organic Asia (TOA) is a partner-driven network, managed by the coordinating team based on School for Wellbeing, studies and research Secretariat Office in Bangkok, Thailand. Towards Organic Asia begins as an initiative of Vandana Shiva, a leading environmental activist, to strengthen and move forward the existing movement of agroecology in Asia. Inspired by the Bhutanese’s “100…