General Assembly will take place at Finlandia Hall, Helsinki, Finland, from 12 to 15 June 2017. The main theme of WFO GA is Feeding the Future. The Finnish hostorganisation is The Central Union of Agricultural Producers and Forest Owners (MTK), in co-operation with MTK’s sister organisation SLC and Pellervo Society (service organisation for Finnish cooperatives and a forum for cooperative activities).
WFO, the World Farmers Organisation, is an International Organisation of Farmers for Farmers, which aims to bring together all the national producer and farm cooperative organisations with the objective of developing policies which favor and support farmers' causes in developed and developing countries around the world. WFO's work covers all agriculture related thematic areas including forestry, aquaculture and fisheries, environment, trade, extension, research and education. WFO encourages farmers' involvement in sustainable rural development, the protection of the environment and facing other emerging challenges, such as climate change, generational renewal, and gender equality.
Maailman tuottajajärjestö WFO:n yleiskokous (World Farmer's Organisation General Assembly 2017), 12-15.6.2017 Finlandia talo, Helsinki. Yleiskokoukseen odotetaan lähes 450 osallistujaa. WFO yleiskokouksen avajaiset pidetään 12.6 klo 18-20 Finlandia salissa.
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