Beras/ Sweden

Jostein is Attorney at Law with more than 20 years’ experience in international business development, cooperation, networking and negotiations.

After his business carrier Jostein started up and managed for 12 years an integrated organic farming initiative growing vegetables, fruits and berries, an organic food shop, bakery, juicery and providing work opportunities on the farm for unemployed people and refugees from foreign countries.

From 2014 Jostein is head of BERAS International Foundation that focus on research, development, education, implementation and communication of results and practical examples within the concepts of Ecological Regenerative Agriculture, Learning Centres for Sustainable Food Societies and Diet for a Green Planet. BERAS has an international network first of all in the Baltic Sea Region but also extending to India (Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry and Ladakh) Dominican Republic, Haiti, Tanzania and China.