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Profile of registrant


Identification number in the register: 02956895166-25
Registration date: 31/01/11 10:56:46

The information on this organisation was last modified on 20/01/14 09:51:59
The date of the last annual update was 20/01/14 09:51:59

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: AGRICORD vzw
Legal status: non profit organisation (under Belgium law)
Website address:


Section: III - Non-governmental organisations
and more precisely: Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Ignace COUSSEMENT
Position: Managing director

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Ms  Estelle Gallot
Position: Chargée de mission

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 8 Minderbroederstraat 
Leuven 3000
Telephone number: (+32) 16242750
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Created in 2003, AGRICORD is the alliance of agri-agencies, organisations for international cooperation with main objective to support the strengthening of agricultural and rural organisations from developing countries, and with a mandate of agricultural and rural membership organisations in its own country (OCDE countries).
Since 2007, AGRICORD operates "Farmers Fighting for Poverty", a programme aiming at strenghtening farmers' organisations in developing countries.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • sub-national
  • national
  • European
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 1
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Representing our members and associated members as regards development issues on going, and particularly issues related to food security and agriculture.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Development
  • External Relations
  • Food Safety
  • Humanitarian Aid
  • Trade


Total number of members that are natural persons: 0
Number of member organisations: 0
Member organisations (Number of members) :
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):

Complementary information:


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

AGRICORD is the alliance of agri-agencies.

It is composed of 10 members:
Afdi (FNSEA, APCA, JA, CNMCCA), France
Agriterra (LTO, SSVO, NCR and NAJK), The Netherlands
AsiaDHRRA (Asian Farmers Association), Asia
Asprodeb (29 Farmers organisations from Senegal), Senegal
CSA (Fédération Wallonne de l’Agriculture), Belgium
FFD (MTK, Central Union of Agricultural Producers and Forest Owners), Finland
Fert (Groupe Céréaliers de France (AGPB, AGPM, ARVALIS, UNIGRAINS), France
TRIAS (Boerenbond, Landelijke Gilden, KVLV and KLJ), Belgium
UPA-DI (Union of Agricultural Producers), Quebec, Canada
WE EFFECT (former SCC) (LRF Federation of Swedish Farmers), Sweden

And of 3 associated members:
CIA Confederazione Italiana Agricoltori, Italy
DBV Deutscher Bauernverband, Germany
UPA Union de Pequeños Agricultores y Ganaderos, Spain

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2012 - 12/2012
Total budget: 652,224
of which public financing: 530,572
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants:
- from national sources:
- from local/regional sources:
Administration fees (DGIS, ForMin, IFAD, EU-NSA, DGD) : 192,943
Special services (DGIS, FAO, ForMin, IFAD, EU-NSA) : 337,629
from other sources: 121,652
- donations:
- contributions from members: 117,305
Financial income : 1,262
other income : 3,085
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.