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Who is Neem Foundation?
Neem Foundation is a voluntary, independent, non-profit organization. More importantly, it is a people’s movement – an initiative that involves ordinary citizens of the world. The Neem Foundation is a forum for individuals and institutions who would like to make a difference.

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It is a platform for people, who would like to see the world return to nature for answers; who would like to lend their mite to fight poisoning of our soil, pollution of air and ground water and desertification. The Neem Foundation strives to popularize simple, natural solutions and help people raise their voices till the authorities respond to stop the exploitation of the earth by commercial interests.

It is the apex body of all Neem movements around the world.

Neem Foundation was established in 1993 and registered under Public Trust Registrations Act 1950 vide Registration Certificate Number E 14825-(BOM) 23-11-93 GBBSD.

It is supported by leading scientists and environmentalists engaged in Neem related research.

What Are Their Objectives ?
The Neem Foundation is dedicated to the task of promoting the Neem Tree as a sustainable solution to global ecological and health concerns. The efforts of the Foundation are aimed to build on natural alternatives to ensure the health and well-being of man, animal, plant and environment.

The main objectives of the Foundation are :

  • To promote awareness about neem and other botanical alternatives.
  • To sensitize National and International Agencies and Governments to the need to accelerate registration and support natural alternatives like Neem.
  • To promote practices for total sustainable human development.
  • To bridge the gap between research & industry.
  • To establish a premier research center for Neem.
  • To work jointly and collectively with like-minded organizations to facilitate linkage development.

What Do They Do ?
Over the years the Neem Foundation has emerged as a forum for unifying global efforts to research and promote the use of the Neem tree and its derivatives in both natural and product forms.

It would be the first step in bringing the tangible benefits of neem centre stage.

The Neem Foundation strives to :

  • Revive the usage of Neem in day to day life.
  • Provide correct and extensive information on neem
  • Encourage communities to plant and nurture neem.
  • Teach farmers how to make natural neem pest control formulas and fertilizers for their fields.
  • Organize and address seminars and workshops.
  • Network with other NGO’s worldwide to popularize neem.
  • Initiate and co-ordinate research.
  • Lobby with Authorities worldwide, to expedite registration procedures for bio-pesticides.
  • Sensitize government authorities to formulate an integrated policy frame work to address the constraints in the development and growth of this important resource.
  • Disseminate neem information through its website, publications as well as through its demonstration and development centre in Nagpur.
  • Convince industry to invest in neem.

Support the at foundation at neemfoundation.org

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