Members of ECAF

Honorary Member

 Dr. Amir Kassam

Amir Kassam is a Professor in the School of Agriculture, Policy and Development at the University of Reading (UK) and an advisor on sustainable agriculture intensification with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). He is the Moderator of FAO-hosted Global Platform for Conservation Agriculture Community of Practice (CA-CoP). He was awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Honours List in 2005 for services to tropical agriculture and to rural development. Kassam is also: Convener of the Land Husbandry Group of the Tropical Agriculture Association (TAA-UK); Honorary Member of the European Conservation Agriculture Federation (ECAF); Member of the Conservation Agriculture Association for the United Kingdom (CA-UK); Member of the Board of the Asian Center of Innovation for Sustainable Agriculture Intensification (ACISAI), Asia Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand; Member of the Steering Committee of the Platform for Agrobiodiversity Research at Bioversity International, Rome; Fellow of the Royal Society of Biology, London; and Associate Editor of the Journal of Irrigation Science, Springer. Kassam’s previous positions include: Deputy Director General for Programmes at WARDA (Africa Rice Centre), Cote d’Ivoire; Chairman of the Aga Khan Foundation (UK); Chairman of FOCUS Humanitarian Assistance Europe Foundation; and Chairman of TAA-UK. During his career Kassam has worked in Africa, Asia and Latin America with national research and development systems, with CGIAR Centres, with FAO and other UN institutions, and  with NGOs in the fields of sustainable production intensification and land management, natural resource anagement, land resources evaluation for development planning, rural development and humanitarian assistance.

FORENINGEN FOR REDUCERET JORDBEARBEJDNING I DANMARK (FRDK) DENMARK

Contact information:

  • Address: Industrivænget 22, 3400 Hillerød, Denmark
  • Telephone: + 45 3066 4072
  • E-mail: info@frdk.dk
  • Web: www.frdk.net

President:

  • Name: Henrik Terp
  • Address: Sanderumgårdsvej 152, 5220 Odense SØ, Denmark
  • Telephone: +45 20123610
  • E-mail: ht@frdk.dk

Project Manager:

  • Name: Hans Henrik Pedersen
  • Address: Agro Food Park 15, 8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
  • Telephone: +45 21717737
  • E-mail: hhp@frdk.dk

GESELLSCHAFT FÜR KONSERVIERENDE BODENBEARBEITUNG (GKB) GERMANY

Contact information:

  • Address: Hauptstrasse 6; D-15366 Neuenhagen b. Berlin, Germany
  • Telephone: 0049-3342-422130
  • Mobile: 0049-179-5191970
  • Fax: 0049-3342-422131
  • E-mail: info@gkb-ev.de
  • Web: www.gkb-ev.de

President:

  • Name: Klaus Keppler
  • Address: Hofgut Dettenberg
    88524 Uttenweiler
  • Telephone: 07374-2298
  • E-mail: k.keppler@t-online.de

Representative:

  • Name: Jana Epperlein
  • Address: Hauptstraße 6 ; D-15366 Neuenhagen b. Berlin, Germany
  • E-mail: jana.epperlein@gkb-ev.de

ASOCIACIÓN ESPAÑOLA DE AGRICULTURA DE CONSERVACIÓN. SUELOS VIVOS (AEAC.SV) SPAIN

Contact information:

President:

  • Name: Jesús A. Gil Ribes
  • Address: Universidad de Córdoba (UCO), Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros Agrónomos (ETSIAM), Departamento Ingeniería Rural. Crta. Nacional IV, km 396 14014 Córdoba (Spain)
  • Telephone: 957 218523
  • E-mail: gilribes@uco.es

Representative:

  • Name: Emilio J. González Sánchez
  • Address: IFAPA «Alameda del Obispo» Avda. Menéndez Pidal, s/n, 14004 Córdoba (Spain)
  • Telephone: +34 957 422099
  • Fax: +34 957 42 21 68
  • E-mail: egonzalez@agriculturadeconservacion.org

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION: HACA – HELLENIC ASSOCIATION for the promotion of CONSERVARION AGRICULTURE – HACA

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President:

  • Name: Chris Cavalaris
  • Telephone: +306947691520
  • E-mail: chkaval@uth.gr

Representative:

  • Name: Chris Cavalaris
  • Telephone: +306947691520
  • E-mail: chkaval@uth.gr

ASSOCIATION POUR LA PROMOTION D’UNE AGRICULTURE DURABLE (APAD) FRANCE

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ASSOCIAZIONE ITALIANA PER LA GESTIONE AGRONOMICA E CONSERVATIVA DEL SUOLO (A.I.G.A.CO.S.) ITALY

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NATIONAL ASSOCIATION: APOSOLO

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President:

Representative:

  • Name: Maria Gabriela Cruz
  • Address: Av. Heróis do Ultramar, 56 | 7005-161 ÉVORA PORTUGAL
  • E-mail: gabriela.cruz@aposolo.pt

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION: CA-UK

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Chairman and representative:

  • Name: Tony Reynolds
  • Telephone: 01778422143

Representative:

  • Name: Amir Kassam

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION: SWISS NO-TILL

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President:

Representative:

  • Name: Regula Schwarz
  • Address: Oberdorf 7, CH-2514 Ligerz / BE
  • E-mail: info@no-till.ch

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION: PRO COOPERARE REGIONALA (PROCORE) MOLDOVA

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President:

  • Name: Boincean Boris
  • Telephone: +373 69889054

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CONSERVATION AGRICULTURE IRELAND (CA-IRELAND)

President of BASE Ireland:

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NATIONAL ASSOCIATION: FICA

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ZDRUŽENIE PRE ROZVOJ BEZORBOVÝCH TECHNOLÓGIÍ V RASTLINNEJ VÝROBE – SLOVAK NO TILL CLUB (SNTC) SLOVAK REPUBLIC

Contact information:

  • Address: Národné poľnohospodárske a potravinárske centrum – Výskumný ústav rastlinnej výroby, Bratislavská cesta 122, 921 68 Piešťany, Slovak Republic
  • Telephone: ++ 421 33/7722 311, 7722 312
  • Fax: ++ 421 33/7726 306
  • Social Media: Facebook

President:

  • Name: Rastislav Bušo
  • Address: Národné poľnohospodárske a potravinárske centrum –  Výskumný ústav rastlinnej výroby, Bratislavská cesta 122, 921 68 Piešťany, Slovak Republic
  • Telephone: ++ 421 33/7722 311, 7722 312
  • Fax: ++ 421 33/7726 306
  • E-mail: buso@vurv.sk

Representative:

  • Name: Roman Hašana
  • Address: Národné poľnohospodárske a potravinárske centrum – Výskumný ústav rastlinnej výroby; Bratislavská cesta 122, 921 68 Piešťany, Slovak Republic
  • Telephone: ++ 421 33/7722 311, 7722 312
  • Fax: ++ 421 33/7726 306
  • E-mail:  hasana@vurv.sk

SLOVENE ASSOCIATION FOR CONSERVATION TILLAGE AND SOIL FERTILITY (SZOORT) SLOVENIA

Contact information:

President:

  • Name: Primož Žigon
  • Address: Glinškova ploščad 14, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Telephone: +386 41293894
  • E-mail: p_zigon@hotmail.com

Representative:

  • Name: Rok Mihelič
  • Address: Loško 55, 1380 Cerknica, Slovenia
  • Telephone: +386 40795561
  • E-mail: rmihelic@bf.uni-lj.si

NATIONAL MOVEMENT FOR CONSERVATION AGRICULTURE (NMOCA) RUSSIA

Contact information:

  • Address: 443099, 88, Kuibyshev str., Samara – Russia
  • Telephone: + 7 (846) 931-38-44
  • Fax: + 7 (846) 931-38-39

Director:

  • Name: Orlova Ludmila, magister of economics

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NATIONAL ASSOCIATION: BODEN.LEBEN – Verein für klimaangepasste und aufbauende Landwirtschaft

Contact information:

Director:

  • Name: Dr. Josef Wasner

President:

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NATIONAL ASSOCIATION: GREENOTEC (Belgium French speaking)

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President:

  • Name: Charles Bernard Héger
  • Telephone: +32.475.89.23.51

Representative:

  • Name: Simon Dierickx
  • Address: Route de Wallonie 4/45 7011 Ghlin (Belgique)
  • Mobile: +32471/77.26.71
  • Email: dierickx.s@greenotec.be

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION: KONYA DIRECTORATE OF PROVINCIAL AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY

Contact information:

Director:

Representative:

  • Name: Fatih KÖSE
  • Address: Konevi Mahallesi Larende Caddesi No :14 Meram / KONYA
  • Telephone: +90 505 650 5192
  • E-mail: fatih.kose@tarimorman.gov.tr

Representative:

  • Name: Ülkü GÜNHAN
  • Address: Konevi Mahallesi Larende Caddesi No :14 Meram / KONYA
  • Telephone: +90 505 582 6890
  • E-mail: ulku.gunhan@tarimorman.gov.tr

ASSOCIATION OF BULGARIAN NO-TILLERS

Contact information:

  • Address: 1784, 131 Tsarigradsko shose Blvd., Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Telephone: +359877019777 / +359893435180
  • E-mail: abnt.bg@gmail.com
  • Social Media:

President:

  • Name: Alexander Kitev
  • Address: 1784, 131 Tsarigradsko shose Blvd., Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Telephone: +359877019777 / +359893435180
  • E-mail: abnt.bg@gmail.com