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Webinars

Coherent policies driving sustainable food systems
© Helvetas
Location
Online

Date
16. to 20. May 2019

WEBINARS May 2019

Coherent policies driving sustainable food systems

Agriculture and food systems urgently need to change to meet the SDGs by 2030. A series of webinars explores how policies can drive this change. Eminent policy makers from across the globe discuss potentials and challenges with authors of a recent policy article published in the renowned journal Nature Sustainability.

 

Thursday, 16 May 2019, 14:00 – 15:00 CEST

Coherent policies driving sustainable food systems in Switzerland and India

Moderator: Martijn Sonnevelt, Executive Director, World Food System Centre, ETH Zurich.

Speakers:

Bernard Lehmann, Director, Swiss Federal Office for Agriculture

Neeraja Adidam, Joint Secretary Agriculture, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, India

Frank Eyhorn, Senior Advisor Sustainable Agriculture, Helvetas

Adrian Müller, Senior Researcher, Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL, and ETH Zurich

Link to Webinar recording (youtube)

Link to presentation (pdf)

 

Monday, 20 May 2019, 14:00 – 15:00 CEST

Coherent policies driving sustainable food systems in Europe

Moderator: Nic Lampkin, Policy Expert on organic farming, Thünen Institute, Germany

Speakers:

Jürn Sanders, Senior Researcher, Thünen Institute of Farm Economics, Germany

Iman Boot (DG Agri EU-COM), Senior Expert of Directorates C “Strategy, simplification and Policy Analysis”

Paul Holmbek, Policy Director at Organic Denmark

Link to Webinar recording (youtube)

Link to presentation (pdf)

We are looking forward to seeing you online!