Join Us at PIFON

Join Us at PIFON

Who can become a member?

Membership of PIFON is open to any national or regional organization established to promote the interests of farmers.

For a membership application to be approved, the endorsement of at least one of the existing PIFON members is required after which the approval of the PIFON Board is required.

What are the benefits of being a PIFON member?

1. Members of PIFON will have access to the ‘Network’ through:

  • a regular newsletter
  • farmer to farmer exchanges
  • an ‘ask the analyst’ service
  • many other relevant activities happening on both the national and regional levels

2. Members will have a ‘voice’ in the regional and international forums.

Types of membership available

Farmer Organisation Membership (Observer/Full)

New members must hold an observer status for one year before becoming eligible for moving forward with full membership. Following a year of being an observer, the membership status will be upgraded to full membership upon Board approval.

Associate Membership

This form of membership is open to agribusiness companies and individuals.

Pre-Requisites

  • All members need to be legally registered in their own country before they can become a member of PIFON.
  • Membership applications must indicate the endorsement of at least one of the existing PIFON members but this is also subject to the approval of the PIFON Board.

Schedule of Fees

New PIFON members are required to pay a one-time initial joining fee. The current schedule of fees in place is as follows:

  • Farmer Organisation Members (Observer/Full) – Initial joining fee equivalent to USD 200
  • Associate Members – Initial joining fee equivalent to USD 300

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