Time to put a Common Food Policy on the menu - op ed from Olivier De Schutter and Slow Food founder Carlo Petrini

02 Fév 2017

(02.02.2017) IPES-Food co-chair Olivier De Schutter joined forces with Slow Food president Carlo Petrini today to call for a Common Food Policy for the EU, as the European Commission opened the public debate on CAP reform.

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Transforming agriculture into a solution – IPES-Food side event at CBD COP13

09 Déc 2016

(9.12.2016) On Monday, 12th December (13h15-14h25), IPES-Food will host a side event outlining a strategic plan for agricultural biodiversity at the Thirteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP13) in Cancun. 

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Creating a healthier food environment– next steps towards a ‘Common Food Policy’ vision for Europe

09 Déc 2016

(09.12.2016)On Wednesday 7th December, policy-makers, scientists, civil society groups and food industry representatives came together in Brussels to share ideas on how to create a healthier food environment in Europe.

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The role of Cities in building sustainable food systems - IPES-Food at CFS and Milan Mayor’s meeting

13 Oct 2016

(13.10.2016) On Thursday 13th October, Professor Corinna Hawkes gave a keynote speech on urban food policy at the annual Milan Urban Food Policy Pact (MUFPP) Mayor’s meeting, organized to follow up on the pledges made by cities as part of the MUFPP. The keynote presented the intial findings of an upcoming set of case studies compiled by IPES-Food, which brings to light how innovative food policies have been developed from a variety of entry points in cities around the world. 

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