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28 Dec 2016
The Secretariat of the Towards Organic Asia (TOA) is based in Bangkok under the management of School for Wellbeing Studies and Research and Suan Nguen Mee Ma Social Enterprise.
17 Apr 2015
Two more towards organic Asia.
Siriporn and Kanpong joined TOA programme in February and March 2015, respectively. Siriporn as a new Towards Organic Asia Programme Coordinator is responsible for overall programme coordination and management under the supervision of the School for Wellbeing Studies and Research, while Kanpong is play an important role in mainstreaming TOA's communication as a prioneer communication officer.
17 Apr 2015
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 percent Organic Country” policy and global movement of Gross National Happiness...
05 Oct 2012
Our mission is to strengthen the organic network in Asia among diverse stakeholders, which will promote common understanding and cooperation in agroecology and social wellbeing. Towards Organic Asia will contribute to developing dynamic Asian models of agroecology for influencing policy and inspiring a wider movement within the region and beyond.
20 Sep 2012
The programme seeks for the alternative and positive changes in today’s conventional practices in agriculture 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 and cultural context: Ecology, Fairness, Care and Health. Towards Organic Asia supports a holistic, non-accreditation approach to adoption of agroecology practices.
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