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The European Orchid Council

is a non-profit making organisation consisting of European Orchid Societies and other non commercial European institutions that have an interest in orchids. The objectives of the EOC are:

CO-ORDINATION OF THE ACTIVITIES AND COMMUNICATION BETWEEN THE MEMBERS

  • Publication of material of common interest
  • Promotion of orchid research
  • Communication of information concerning cultivation, research and conservation of orchids
  • Organisation of a European Orchid Congress and Exhibition every three years

 

THE RESOLUTION OF PROBLEMS OF COMMON INTEREST

  • Protecting endangered orchid species and habitats
  • Helping to unify and simplify customs procedures throughout Europe in relation to the movement of orchids
  • Answering propositions made by any Member if said proposition is of general interest

 

PUBLIC RELATIONS

  • The EOC should be represented in major international orchid events; to ensure that its activities, including Congresses, research, become widely known within and outside Europe