Calling for experts on seed for IFOAM EU Expert Group on Seeds
IFOAM EU is renewing its seed expert group and the terms of reference.
Are you an expert on matters related to (organic) seed? Apply before 11 November 2019! The full participation to expert groups is reserved to IFOAM EU members, but non-members can apply as observers.
The seed expert group prepares positions and opinions for the IFOAM EU Board and / or Council on seed marketing, genetically modified organisms (GMOs), plant property rights, patents on seeds. In the light of current and upcoming legislative developments with regard to seeds we are updating the group’s membership.
IFOAM EU’s members can consult the terms of reference on the member extranet for more information. Are you not an IFOAM EU member or you are a member who does not have access to the IFOAM EU member extranet yet? Contact Martin Sommer Martin.Sommer [at] ifoam-eu.org (Martin.Sommer [ at ] ifoam-eu.org).
The deadline for expression of interest is 11 November 2019. Please apply for membership by filling in the online form. The final decision on the composition of expert groups is taken by the IFOAM EU Board. You will receive feedback on whether your application was successful by the end of November 2019.