Andrea Bischof

Senior Advisor Sustainable Agriculture / Organic Farming
Andrea Bischof, MSc

Andrea Bischof (MSc Agronomy) is Senior Advisor for Sustainable Agriculture. In 2002, she joined her first employment in development cooperation in Bolivia. Previously, she worked as a certifier of organic production in Eastern Europe and as an organic farmer. Andrea manages and advises projects with a focus on rural economy, value chains, organic production and responsible trade. She founded the international knowledge platform “Global Organic Cotton Community”, co-founded the “Swiss Platform for Sustainable Cocoa” and represents Helvetas in the management team of the Swiss Import Promotion Programme SIPPO.