Turkey's Changemakers: 'Organic Nazmi' contributes to development in one of Turkey's poorest areas
HDN | 12/15/2009 12:00:00 AM |
Sabanci Foundation's 'Turkey's Changemakers' project showcases 'Organic Nazmi' Ilicali, who has contributed to economic development by revolutionizing farming in eastern Turkey.
The second episode of the program aired on CNNTürk on Oct. 11 at 6:30 p.m. and showcased "Organic Nazmi" Ilicali, who has contributed to economic development by revolutionizing farming in eastern Turkey.
[VIDEOPLAYER] Since 1998, Nazmi has trained and mobilized 3,500 farmers in organic farming. Through several projects – one of which was Turkey’s first organic milk project – Nazmi’s work has now spread to nine provinces in eastern Turkey. His work has earned him entry into Ashoka’s acclaimed social entrepreneur network.
For the written document of the program, please click here.