Who we are

History

Agroecol is a non-profit NGO, which was founded by postgraduate students from different Mexican regions, in Göttingen University in Germany. Towards the end of 2014, it was established as a working group and in the beginning of 2016 it was registered officially as a NGO in Mexico.

Idea

Communities with resilient life circumstances and capacities which enable them to continuously improve their food systems and at the same time to keep up the ecosystems in their surroundings.

Mission

We work as counselors in the development of capacities and management of the knowledge which is related to the conservation of the biological and cultural diversity, sustainable utilization of natural resources, food sovereignty and economy of solidarity.

Values

Honesty, solidarity, social and environmental responsibility, respect for human rights and the people´s culture.