In May 2016, BASF, Arkema, Jayant Agro-Organics Ltd. and Solidaridad launched the project "Pragati" to improve working conditions, create awareness for sustainable farming and increase yields due to more efficient farming practices.
We have joined the French Bee Biodiversity Network. The French Bee Biodiversity Network numbers over 300 partners, including scientists, beekeepers, farmers and private companies. Its goal is to enhance honey bee and pollinator populations in France.
Fundação Espaço ECO (FEE) was established in 2005 by BASF in Brazil with the support from the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ). The Foundation promotes intiatives of public interest and fosters discussions on sustainability.
Since 2006, BASF has partnered with Targanine from the region of Agadir. The program aims to foster preservation of the argan forest with help of the local population. The oil and its by-products are supplied to BASF under fair-trade conditions.
In the United Kingdom, BASF has actively participated since 2002 in a partnership involving the farming community and the government. The Rawcliffe Bridge program has formed the basis of the Farm Network as the first farm.
Since 2011, BASF has opened its Environmental Education Classroom and Wildlife Habitat. The project is certified by the Wildlife Habitat Council and will give students the opportunity to learn about local ecology.