Pan African Farmers Organization

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No longer registered as of 24 Jan 2023 - Registration as it was on 13 May 2022
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Since 20 September 2021 self-declared 'non-commercial organisations' are no longer required to provide a lobby budget. See above timeline for this registrant's historical lobby budget.

Lobbying Costs

None declared

Financial year: Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

3 Fte (3)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Pan African Farmers Organization   (PAFO)

    EU Transparency Register

    506689845145-86 First registered on 21 Jan 2022

    Goals / Remit

    -Representing the interests of African farmers and promoting the development of African agriculture.
    -Promote solidarity and partnership between organizations of African farmers and producers;
    -Ensure the economic and social empowerment of farmers through the representation and defense of their interests on a continental and international scale;
    -Participate in capacity building of farmers’ organizations in Africa, through fundraising, institutional development, information and communication, exchange of experiences and dissemination of good agricultural practices
    -Strengthen partnerships and alliances with relevant partners to support agricultural sectors and rural development;
    -Promote and strengthen the participation of African women, youth and minority groups in agriculture.

    Main EU files targeted

    - Agriculture and fisheries


    -Food safety

    - Farm advisory system


    Head Office
    Bibare street KG125 st
    EU Office
    Bibare street KG125 st


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

  • Networking


    None declared

    Member organisations

    Sub-regional networks of farmers organizations and agricultural producers from the Maghreb: Maghrebian and North African Farmers Union (UMNAGRI), Southern Africa: Southern African Confederation of Agricultural Unions (SACAU), Central Africa: Plateforme Régionale Des Organisations Paysannes d’Afrique Centrale (PROPAC), East Africa: Eastern Africa farmers’ Federation (EAFF), and West Africa: Réseau des Organisations Paysannes et des Producteurs Agricoles de l’Afrique de l’Ouest (ROPPA).

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Does not represent commercial interests

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    Since 20 September 2021 self-declared 'non-commercial organisations' are no longer required to provide a lobby budget. See above timeline for this registrant's historical lobby budget.

    Total organisational budget in closed year


    Major funding types in closed year

    EU funding, Member's contribution, Grants

    Major contributions in closed year

    Contribution EU,IFAD,OACP 390,000€
    Contribution IFAD 24,800€
    Contribution International Land Coalition 21,750€
    Contribution AGRA 20,800€

    Other financial info

    390000 Euro mentioned above is a co-funding between International fund for agriculture development, European Union and Organization for African, Caribbean and Pacific. Regarding the Eu funding PAFO did not receive any fund from EU alone but through the co-founding mentioned above in the program called FO4ACP

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)


    Communication activities

    -Financing agricultural value chains to empower rural women

    -Family Farming Specificities and Land Governance Process

    -Innovation Series-Session: ”Promoting sustainable agriculture and agroecological practices: the key role of MSMEs and farmers organizations”

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


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    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't proactively publish information about these meetings. For more information about which commissioner is responsible for which portfolio, check out this link: All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

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