• Fulya Batur
    Fulya Batur
    Consultant, facilitator and trainer

    Fulya Batur – Consultant, facilitator and trainer specialising in international environmental law, biodiversity conservation and sustainable use of genetic resources, access and benefit-sharing legislation, intellectual property rights, seed laws and agricultural policy

  • Ilsa Phillips



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European Coordination Let's Liberate Diversity!
European Coordination Let's Liberate Diversity!


Thomas Davis Theatre, Arts Building, Trinity College
Thomas Davis Theatre, Arts Building, Trinity College

Oct 27 2023
11:40 am – 1:30 pm

Capacity building on EU seed law marketing reform (Liveseeding)

Main objective of the workshop

This training of trainers and capacity-building workshop focuses on the EU seed legislation, with a particular emphasis on the Seed Marketing Reform. The workshop is designed to provide participants with a understanding of the reform and equip them with the tools to effectively engage with it. The agenda comprises two main components: an informative frontal session followed by a participatory session conducting a SWOT analysis related to the reform.

  • Introduction to LiveSeeding Project:
    • Set the stage for the workshop by introducing the LiveSeeding project and its objectives.
    • Contextualize the importance of the organic seed sector within the project’s scope.
    • Highlight the relevance of the project’s Work Package (WP) on “organic seed market transparency” in relation to ongoing policy developments.
  • Presentation of EU Seed Marketing Reform:
    • Delve into the details of the EU Seed Marketing Reform, providing participants with a comprehensive understanding of its implications.
  • Question & Answer Session:
    • Engage participants in a Q&A session to address any queries or clarifications they may have regarding the reform.
  • Short Break:
    • Allow participants to recharge and network during a brief break.
  • Collective SWOT Analysis/Discussion:
    • Facilitate a participatory SWOT analysis related to the Seed Marketing Reform, encouraging participants to collectively assess its strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats.
    • Foster open and constructive discussions among participants to gain diverse insights and perspectives.
  • Wrap-Up:
    • Summarize the key takeaways from the SWOT analysis and discussions.

Questions for Audience Discussion:

  • What are the most significant questions or uncertainties that remain regarding the proposal after the workshop?
  • Identify areas where clarity is still needed, or aspects of the reform that remain unclear or require further examination.