• Urban food policies

    Looking back at the symposium "Urban Food Policies" organized from 16 to 18 November 2015 in Montpellier (France). The opportunity to explore, through concrete examples presented by political and technical leaders of urban governments, three levers of strategic actions that can be mobilized by cities and urban areas.

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  • Publication

    So What ?

    SoWhat? is a collection of policy brief edited by the UNESCO Chair in World food systems to show how research results can be understood and used by food system stakeholders.

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  • January 2016
    Innovation day for sustainable food

    JIPAD acts

    The 18 students of the 2014-2015 ISAM-IPAD trainings have each realized a study on an innovation project for a sustainable food. Studies were the subject of videos and written syntheses, presented and discussed on April 2nd, 2015, in the framework of four thematic workshops : 1- Systems of production : will the alternative of today be the conventional of tomorrow ? 2- Between producers and consumers : towards fairer exchanges ? 3- Supplying cities, working solutions. 4- Waste … you said waste ? The acts have just been published.

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  • Montpellier - January 29 2016
    5th annual symposium

    "Food, health, well-being : I am what I eat ?"

    For its 5th annual meeting, the Unesco Chair World FOOD Systems approached the complicated connections between food, health and well-being. With crossed views from nutritionists, sociologists, philosophers, economists, representatives from private sector and international institutions.

    Programme (French)
    Synthesis (French)