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The Pacific Islands are home to a wide range of societies and cultures from which have evolved diverse social structures and values. There are, however, some commonly held values including the importance of land. The people of the Pacific acknowledge land as their lifeblood and have a spiritual relationship with it that often includes recognition of many intangible values. The extended family and village, and the obligations and benefits that arise from these networks, are also a key feature of Pacific life. Family and community relationships are strengthened by a communal approach to work and life. ...Read More

101,514

ha of Organic Certified land in 10 Pacific Island countries

2,102

producers guaranteed under PGS

13,351

growers certified under third-party

News

Call for Interest to Join...

September 6, 2021

Building up on our increasing commitment and efforts to gender equality and inclusiveness, we’re working to establish a Women’s Chapter... Read More

Rotuma Island gets Organic Accreditation

September 6, 2021

The iTaukei Trust Fund Board (TTFB) and the Council of Rotuma, are delighted to advise on the certification of ‘Organic... Read More

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Events

5th Pacific Organic and Ethical...

November 16, 2021

WHEN: 17-19 November – from  3 pm to 6 pm FJ Time WHERE: Virtual on Zoom HOW: Click on Zoom link below... Read More

Inter-Continental Network of Organic Farmers...

September 16, 2021

WHEN: Part One: 22 September 2021 – from 2 pm to 4.30 pm FJ Time Part Two: 13 October 2021–... Read More

Oceania Pasifika Organic Food Systems...

June 7, 2021

Oceania Pasifika Organic Food Systems Dialogue: Uniting the Oceania Pasifika Organic Voices through the Intercontinental Network of Organic Farmers Organisations... Read More

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