The “International Foundation Of Organic Agricultural Movements” (short IFOAM) is a major force behind the vision of a worldwide collaboration to promote organic agriculture.
The idea and work of IFOAM is based on 4 principles of organic agriculture, which are supposed to be “ethical principles to inspire action“:
IFOAM and its worldwide mission: principles of organic agriculture
The principle of health
The principle of ecology
The principle of fairness
The principle of care
Read more about the “Principles Of Organic Agriculture” on the website of IFOAM: http://www.ifoam.org/about_ifoam/principles/index.html