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Organic@UNCTAD - Celebrating partnerships for sustainable development
13 June 2012
16:00-20:00 hrs., Room XXII, Palais des Nations
Geneva, Switzerland

Key Issues


A non-conventional briefing on recent UNCTAD partnership activities on organic agriculture followed by a special organic reception with fine organic food and beverages.
The briefing will start at 16:00 on Wednesday 13 June in Room XXII (22),  E building of the Palais des Nations.  It will highlight recent UNCTAD partnership activities including:


  • 1st Laos Organic Agriculture Forum
  • 2nd African Organic Conference (Lusaka, 2-4 May 2012)
  • 10 years of UNCTAD-FAO-IFOAM collaboration on Global Organic Market Access


The celebration continues with a special organic reception from approximately 18:00 - 20:00 in a special location:  3rd floor, E-building, Lausanne side, in the open hallway space just next to the set of four elevators (42a,b/43a,b). 


Reception guests will enjoy a range of sweet and savoury organic culinary delights accompanied by organic beverages including fine organic wine from an internationally-renowned local winemaker.


Reception guests are invited to RSVP to trade.environment@unctad.org.


Lusaka Declaration on Mainstreaming Organic Agriculture into the African Development AgendaAdopted at the 2nd African Organic Conference, Lusaka, Zambia (2-4 May 2012)

Ms. Sophia Twarog
International Trade Division,
T.: 022 917 5082
F.: 022 917 0247
E.: Sophia.twarog@unctad.org


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