Supporting Alternative Food Systems - next steps in defining a Common Food Policy Vision for Europe

04 Apr 2017

(3.4.2017) On Thursday March 29, policy-makers, scientists, civil society groups and food entrepreneurs came together in Brussels to share ideas on how to better support alternative food system initiatives in Europe.


New project: Bringing agroecological alternatives to light in West Africa

20 Mar 2017

(20.03.2017) For more than a decade now, agricultural development has been rising up the agenda for many African countries.


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

02 Feb 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.


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

09 Dec 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.