With the Egyptian Small
Medium Enterprises Development Association
Fayoum Agro Organic
Development Association signed draft contract on Monday 5/7/2010
with the Egyptian
Medium Enterprises Development Association,
The loan project by 50,000 pounds support small
projects lending amount ranging from 500 to 2000 pounds for the
loan, this project lending projects which are being pursued
through real members of the Association and the direct
supervision of the Egyptian Association for development
The Egyptian Foundation,
headed by Mr. Adel Abboud (General Manager) visit prior to seat
Association, where all topics discussed on micro credit.
Signing a Protocol for
cooperation with Fair Trade Egypt foundation
Fayoum Agro Organic
Development Association signed a protocol of cooperation with
Fair Trade Egypt foundation. The delegation of Fair Trade Egypt
foundation consists of Ms. Mona (the Foundation Director and
Board member of global fair trade organization) and both Ms./
Zinat Mansour (enterprise product development officer) and Ms.
Ekram Abazaid (corporate producers relations), conduct an
official visit to the Association and handicraft producers
groups in Fayoum and proposed places of ecotourism programs and
some organic farms for Association.
The visit was ending by
held meeting between representatives of the Fair Trade Egypt
foundation and representatives of Association, Eng. Mohamed El-Medany
(vice Chairman and general director of the Association) and Mr.
Ahmed Tawfik Nassim (treasurer. Association).
Also attend meeting Dr.
Wael Fathy (assistant professor in faculty of quality education
in Fayoum) and Dr. Muhammad Fakhry (full Professor in the
faculty of quality education in Fayoum) representatives of
development group of crafts from creative development
association environmental caring, talented in Fayoum (main
partner for the development of crafts in Assembly).
Dr. Usama Ibrahim
(Professor, Faculty of Tourism and tourist hotels at Fayoum
University and consultant Prof. Dr./Governor of Fayoum for
ecotourism) also participated in this meeting.
In this meeting, core
items of the cooperation protocol between Association and Fair
Trade Egypt foundation was put in the contract, which aims to
support environmental tourism system and environmental crafts
development through improving the quality of products and also
serves on the marketing of organic products and handicrafts.
Participation in needs
and institutional capacity building
In framework support for
Association, through (citizens for development) institution in
managing the joint initiative of the European Union, the United
Nations entitled" migration and development ".
participated in the "needs assessment and institutional
building" workshop and from 25-27 June 2010 Triumph Hotel Cairo.
Participants of the
Working Group held a meeting of the Governing Council and the
representatives of the executive organ to transfer expertise
acquired through participation in the workshop, and determine
the implementation workshop at the end of July 2010 for the
Association team and Board of Directors, this to review the
vision, mission, core values, corporate culture and business
strategy proposed Assembly of Board members, and as this
experience in the identification of needs.
Participation in world environment day
Association participated in the world environment day
celebrations for the fourth consecutive time in world
environment day celebration organized by MSEA, in collaboration
with the Centre for environmental sciences Valley.
Association was marked by the participation in this event with a
group (slow food) and sustainable development project of
Shakshouk village... which the boys and girls groups of
Shakshouk village participated in that environmental
competitions conducted by project and Association.
The Association also
invited a group of artisans who were trained through sustainable
development project on handicrafts to participate their products
from crafts and work displayed in front of the world environment
day Gallery visitors to how to make environmental products.
Mr. Mohammed El-Medany
participated as a Chairman of slow food Group in Fayoum and
Fayoum Agro Organic Development Association' Director,
presentation on the role group in the call to Slow Food
heritage kitchen old popular return based on the use of herbs
for cooking and its benefits to the health of citizens.
in Exhibition and Conference of Terra Madera 2008, Italy
Organic Development Association participated (FODA) in Terra
Madra 2008 exhibition and Conference, held in Tuscany Italy
starting from 22 October 2008.