Stand n° 1
Copa-Cogeca is the united voice of farmers and agri-cooperatives in the EU. Together, they ensure that EU agriculture is sustainable, innovative and competitive, guaranteeing food security to half a billion people throughout Europe. Copa represents over 13 million farmers and their families whilst Cogeca represents the interests of 38,000 agricultural cooperatives. They have 70 member organizations from the EU Member States.
Rural Investment Support for Europe (RISE) and European Landowners' Organization (ELO)
Stand n° 2
RISE : The Rural Investment Support for Europe RISE Foundation is a unique, independent, public-utility, philanthropic foundation for the promotion of rural conservation and renewal, the advancement of private property and the cooperation between private landowners and rural communities in Europe and beyond.
ELO: ELO is committed to promoting a sustainable and prosperous countryside and to increasing awareness relating to environmental and agricultural issues. Engaging various stakeholders, ELO develops policy recommendations and programmes of action. ELO organises interdisciplinary meetings gathering together key actors from the rural sector and policy makers at the local, regional, national and European level. Its ability to do all of this assures ELO its unique position among the think tanks in the agricultural, environmental and rural activities' sectors.
Stand n° 12
The IFOAM EU Group is the European working level within the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements. It brings together more than 300 organisations, associations and enterprises from all EU-27, EFTA and candidate countries. IFOAM´s goal is the worldwide adoption of ecologically, socially and economically sound systems that are based on the principles of Organic Agriculture. Read more: www.ifoam-eu.org
Stand n° 13
FoodDrinkEurope's mission is to represent the interests of Europe's food and drink manufacturers - the largest manufacturing sector in the EU- at the EU level. FoodDrinkEurope works with European and international institutions in order to contribute to the development of a legislative and economic framework which promotes the competitiveness of the food and drink industry, food safety, quality, consumer protection and respect for the environment. www.fooddrinkeurope.eu
European Federation of Geologists (EFG)
Stand n° 19
The European Federation of Geologists is a non-governmental organization that was established in 1981 and includes today 21 national association members.
EFG is a professional organisation whose main aims are to contribute to a safer and more sustainable use of the natural environment, to protect and inform the public and to promote a more responsible exploitation of natural resources.
The guidelines to achieve these aims are the promotion of excellence in the application of geology and the creation of public awareness of the importance of geoscience for the society.
Global Nature Fund (GNF)
Stand n° 21
Global Nature Fund (GNF) is an international foundation for nature and the environment. In partnership with Friends of the Earth Middle East we support a sustainable water management in the Lower Jordan region and promote effective water governance through regional planning and integrated water resources policies. www.globalnature.org
Institute for Infrastructure, Environment and Innovation
Stand n° 25
Stand n° 27
Oceana is the largest international advocacy group working solely to protect the world's oceans. Oceana wins policy victories for the oceans using science-based campaigns. Since 2001, we have protected over 1.2 million square miles of ocean and innumerable sea turtles, sharks, dolphins and other sea creatures and habitats. Global in scope, Oceana has offices in North, South and Central America and Europe.
European Network of Environmental Professionals (ENEP) and Water Association (EWA)
Stand n° 29
The European Network of Environmental Professionals (ENEP) represents 22 national associations in 11 countries bringing together over 45,000 professionals from the public, private and voluntary sectors who provide advice and expertise in the field of environmental protection throughout Europe. The European Water Association (EWA) represents 25 European national associations representing 55,000 professionals and technicians for wastewater, water utilities, academics, consultants and contractors in the broad field of water management. Both associations work to provide their members with the opportunity to exchange experience find common solutions and promote best practice with the implementation of environmental policies in the current and future member countries of the European Union.
Stand n° 35
NATRUE is a non-profit association representing authentic natural and organic cosmetic industry.
Our goal is to promote and protect natural and organic cosmetic products with high standard of quality and integrity as set out in our NATRUE criteria.
NATRUE ensures the availability of high quality raw materials for natural organic cosmetics (e.g sustainable / organic production of ingredients).
We embrace people who share the belief of harmony and nature and join forces to protect nature and biodiversity.
Stand n° 38
H2life- Public Interest Foundation
H2life's mission is information and research for development of the Hydrogen Fuel Economy from renewable energy that is ecological i.e. not carbonated. H2life supports projects based on the solutions developed by nature at a molecular level (Nano-Biomimicry) because biological solutions avoid resource depletion and accumulation of pollutants.
Stand n° 44
Mundus maris - Sciences and Arts for Sustainability is an international non-profit association focused on the protection of the sea. We work with the people of the sea and with schools and young people in several regions of the world.
European Water Stewardship (EWS)
Stand n° 47
European Water Stewardship (EWS) is the integrative system for business and agriculture to assess, verify and communicate sustainable water management practices. EWS embodies the collective effort of water users in agriculture and industry and defines a system of clear steps towards sustainable water management at operational and river basin level. http://www.ewp.eu/activities/water-stewardship
European Water Partnership (EWP)
Stand n° 48
The European Water Partnership (EWP) is an independent value based non-profit organization. The EWP harnesses European capacity and helps to coordinate initiatives in international water issues. The ultimate goal of the EWP is to elaborate strategies and implement concrete actions to achieve the objectives of the Water Vision for Europe. www.ewp.eu