26.02 2019

9:00 - 17:00:  Rue Froissart 36, Brussels, Belgium The Contribution of Organic Agriculture to the SDGs: Scientific evidence from comparative research

Led by the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL), the workshop will be hosted by the European Commission at the Albert Borschette Congress Centre (Room AB.OD) in Brussels.

It aims to stimulate debate on the role of organic agriculture and other agro-ecological approaches in the European and international development policy frameworks in the context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Please find the latest programme here:

  • Presentations on the latest scientific evidence produced by FiBL researchers on the performance of organic agriculture in tropical and sub-tropical climate zones in terms of productivity, economic viability, environmental soundness and social inclusiveness.
  • A scientific panel discussion with representatives from leading research institutes.
  • A policy panel discussion with representatives from the European Commission, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, and the European Parliamentary Alliance on the Fight Against Hunger.

You can follow the workshop online at https://webcast.ec.europa.eu/the-contribution-of-organic-agriculture-to-the-sdgs-scientific-evidence-from-comparative-research-26-02-19

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