Dr. Frank Eyhorn

Executive director

Dr. Frank Eyhorn is an established expert in organic agriculture with more than 20 years of experience in international cooperation. He is passionate about sustainable agriculture and nutrition. With a PhD in environmental science, he has conducted extensive research and published various educational materials and scientific articles. From 2000 to 2005, Frank Eyhorn headed the Asian projects of the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL. In 2006, he joined Helvetas, where he headed the Organic and Fair- trade Competence Centre and the Rural Development Advisory Team. Frank Eyhorn was a board member of the global organic movement IFOAM from 2011 -2019, and Vice President since 2014. He is currently advocating for supportive policy frameworks and increased investment in agroecological solutions at the UN Food System Summit 2021. He lives with his family in a community house in Zollikon, where he can often be found in the garden.

 

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