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Law No. 16.684 creating the State Policy for Agroecology and Organic Production - PEAPO.

Country/Territory
Brazil
Territorial subdivision
São Paulo
Document type
Legislation
Date
2018
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Agricultural & rural development, Food & nutrition
Keyword
Agricultural development Farming Policy/planning Ecological production/organic production Indigenous peoples Family farming Agroecology Basic legislation Food security Food sovereignty
Geographical area
Americas, South America
Entry into force notes
This Law enters into force on the day of its publication.
Abstract

This Law, consisting of 12 articles creates the State Policy for Agroecology and Organic Production (PEAPO). The Policy aims at promoting and encouraging the development of agroecology and organic production in the State. PEAPO will be implemented by the State in cooperation with the Union, Municipalities, civil society organizations and other private entities. For the implementation of PEAPO, management, partnerships, participation, financing, control and social networks will be created and str

Full text
Portuguese
Website
www.al.sp.gov.br