The 2nd ALGOA Summit under the Presidency of Goesan County, was successfully concluded with the participation 58 participants from 14 countries in Asia including Kyrgyzstan.

The VIPs to the Summit included Mr Andre Leu, the President of IFOAM Organics International whose keynote speech drew a lot of interest from the participants as he highlighted the dangers of pesticides and why local governments should support the development of Organic Agriculture. Please click here for his presentation.

The 2nd Summit concluded with the Summit Declaration where “Sept 19” (the foundation day of ALGOA) was unanimously selected as “Asia Organic Day”!  Please click here for the Declaration.

 

For photos of the Summit, please click here.