Anti Fraud Workshop in Kyiv: “Improving Integrity of Organic Arable Production in Ukraine”

Anti Fraud Workshop in Kyiv: “Improving Integrity of Organic Arable Production in Ukraine”

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Anti Fraud Workshop in Kyiv: "Improving Integrity of Organic Arable Production in Ukraine” took place on 24-25.09.2015 in the Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (33 Velyka Zhytomyrska str., Kyiv city, Ukraine).

The workshop aimed to strengthen the organic sector and integrity of the supply chain all along to Europe. The workshop was planned in the tradition of the AFI workshops which address the phenomenon of fraud in the organic market, for more information see www.organic-integrity.org.

Objectives:

  • Creating awareness in Ukraine on the impact of the sunflower cake contamination cake on EU market and subsequent risk on Ukraine exports
  • Creating awareness among buyers on how to secure reliable organic products from UKRAINE
  • Identify cornerstones for effective controls in Ukraine, in particular improving risk orientation of controls in Ukraine
  • Improving transparency to improve organic integrity for products from Ukraine
  • Awareness creation for joint responsibility (producer – trader – certification body – authority) of the entire supply chain

Partners:

This event was organized within the frame of the Swiss-Ukrainian project "Consolidation of the Local Organic Certification Bodies" implemented by the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL, Switzerland) funded by the Swiss Confederation.

Target groups were international importers and feed-mills, certification bodies operating in Ukraine, organic farmers, exporters and other stakeholders from Ukraine and authorities from Ukraine and the main importing countries.
 

Download the Program of the Workshop (361.4 KB) (English).

Download the presentations of the speakers:

Day 1

Day 2