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Cities for Food Systems Innovation and Green Jobs

forums
  • cooperation
start date
31-05-2017
end date
31-05-2017
organised by
DG Research and Innovation
address
Covent Garden, Place Rogier 16, 1210 Brussels Auditorium Nowotny, COV2 / 25th floor
country
Belgium
url
http://ec.europa.eu/research/bioeconomy/index.cfm?pg=events&eventcode=3CE61CE5-ACD6-8C45-5F429D321BCD4039
Register for this event

Cities for Food Systems Innovation and Green Jobs
31 May 2017, 9:00 – 16:30
Covent Garden, Place Rogier 16, 1210 Brussels
Auditorium Nowotny, COV2 / 25th floor
 
This full day FOOD 2030 workshop will provide an opportunity to explore the role of cities in fostering food systems innovation and green jobs at the local level.  The main objectives of the event are to discuss and share experiences related to
1)      the importance of adopting a systems approach for sustainable and healthy food production and consumption in urban areas,
2)      the potential for green job creation, and future research, innovation and investment opportunities.