Regional Steering Committees

The Initiative currently has 2 Regional Steering Committee’s one in West Africa and the other in Eastern Africa. The committee’s have been selected to run on an interim basis for an initial period of 5 years.

Pelum Kenya Association based in Kenya is the host organization for Eastern Africa Regional Secretariat while Organisation Béninoise pour la Promotion de l’Agriculture Biologique (PABE/OBEPAB) based in Benin is the host organization for West Africa Regional Secretariat.

Roles of Regional Steering Committee’s

  • Report to the EOA SC
  • Review reports from National EOA Platforms
  • Awareness rising, advocacy and lobbying of EOA agenda, brand and profile at Regional levels
  • Fundraising soliciting support for regional EOA initiatives
  • Program development and implementation at regional level
  • Ensure wide stakeholder participation in EOA Initiative at regional level
  • Review reports from National EOA Platforms
  • Prepare reports for the EOA steering committee