AFFIA – The ASEAN Food and Feed Insects’ Association

AFFIA aims bringing industry and research stakeholders from the insects’ sector in a collaborative movement towards the development of entomoculture, entomophagy and their related activities.”

Work together on access to markets, at local regional and international levels, especially EU and US markets

Define regulatory requirements at National and ASEAN levels for insects products and work in collaboration with the related authorities (national, regional, international


Promote the consumption of insects

Work in sub-groups under two main sectors called “Food” and “Feed”. Food includes insects’ species having most of their applications as human food (e.g. pet food [crickets]). Feed includes insects’ species having most of their applications as animal feed (e.g. waste management).

Work together on transboundary issues to define shared positions (e.g. halal status)

Insects as Food and Feed: A short Course for all!

You are interested in a sustainable, good and innovative food source, and would like to get the main basis on insects as food and feed? This Course is for you! During three days, we will get an understanding of the sector from farm to table, and how insects are and...

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AFFIA- Executive committee election: The Results

The whole world is expecting the elections' results: here they are, confirmed on 8th November 2016! For the Executive Committee of the AFFIA for the year 2017: Wasaporn Chanput- Kasetsart University- Thailand Anne Deguerry- Entofood- Malaysia Massimo Reverberi-...

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To the Insects as Food and Feed Stakeholders in South-East Asia, welcome!


Let’s define how we could work together through your possible entry in the AFFIA!
There are three membership’s types. The membership eligibility and type is attributed by the AFFIA following application

Summary of the memberships:

1. Full Member: You are registered and located in an ASEAN country as a company or Research Institution.
2. Associate Member: You match the above criteria but you are in ASIA, not ASEAN.
3. Honorary Member: We will contact you.
If you think you are eligible based on the points above, we will be happy to receive your application form at, which you can find below:

Apply as a natural person


Apply as a legal person


We are happy to collaborate with our supporters!


The AFFIA is currently hosted at AETS Thailand Your contact there is Nathan Preteseille, will ensure a reply to your message in maximum 7 days unless other information is provided.

We welcome any suggestion, comment or idea, as far as they are AFFIA related!

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