Third Olive Bank in Izmir, Turkey, to Help Stem Genetic Erosion - Further safeguarding olive biodiversity by setting up the world’s third olive germplasm bank – in Izmir, Turkey – is at the top of the agenda for a meeting at the International Olive Council’s Madrid headquarters on April 13. The creation of a collection at sufficient distance from the existing ones in Marrakesh, Morocco, and Córdoba, Spain, is seen as prudent to help ensure plant survival
Conference on nutrition labelling at IOC on 20 May
Madrid / 18.05.2022
THE INTERNATIONAL OLIVE COUNCIL AND THE ASSOCIATION QVEXTRA! TO HOLD CONFERENCE ON NUTRITIONAL AND HEALTH LABELLING OF EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OILS IN THE EUROPEAN UNION On 20 May 2022, the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and...
Executive Director on mission to Tunisia
Tunis / 17.05.2022
Executive Director Abdellatif Ghedira and the Head of the External Relations Department went on mission to Tunisia from 11 to 13 May 2022. The visit began with an audience granted by the Tunisian Minister of Agriculture,...