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Dr. Hanna Stolz
Socio-economics Division
Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL
Ackerstrasse 113, Postfach 219
5070 Frick, Switzerland
Tel. +41 (0)62 865 72 72, direct dial: +41 (0)62 865 0413
Fax +41 (0)62 865 72 73

FOODLINKS conference - Sustainable food communities of practice – meet and eat

Date: 16th of October, 2013
Venue: Brussels, Belgium


The final conference Sustainable food communities of practice – meet and eat of the three-year project Foodlinks ( ), to take place in October 2013 in Brussels, will present the latest findings in the fields of short food supply chains, public procurement, and urban food strategies.

The conference theme is "Good cooperation between science, society and policy promotes sustainable food consumption and production".

We invite you to discuss with us:

  • How short food supply chains can effectively work as policy tools
  • How to maximise the benefits of sustainable public procurement of food
  • How to implement sustainable food strategies in European cities

The conference actively seeks to integrate your experience and knowledge in the field, and thereby verify our findings from the project.

You will experience novel and innovative ways of cooperation between researchers, policy makers and civil society organisations.

The conference is organised by the Foodlinks Partner FiBL - The Research Institute of Organic Agriculture.

Date and venue

When: 16th of October, 2013
Where: Thon Hotel EU, Rue de la Loi/Wetstraat 75, B-1040 Brussels,


Conference participation, including coffee and lunch breaks, is for free. Places are limited so and registration is now closed. Should you have registered cannot attend the conference, please inform us immediately, so that we can give your place to someone on the waiting list.

Download programme

Programme (120 KB)


Dr. Hanna Stolz, Socio-economics Division, Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL, Switzerland