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3rd UNISECO NEWSLETTER IS OUT SOON - SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER
3rd UNISECO NEWSLETTER IS OUT SOON - SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER
The third issue of our 6 monthly newsletters will be out very soon. 
UPCOMING: Networking with the LANDSUPPORT project
UPCOMING: Networking with the LANDSUPPORT project

We are going to present our Multi-Actor Approach and application of the Decision Support Tools on a LANDSUPPORT project workshop at the end of January and are exploring further collaboration.

GR CASE STUDY: MAP WORKSHOP ON ASSESSING POLICY FACTORS AND EVALUATING TRANSITION DRIVERS AND BARRIERS
GR CASE STUDY: MAP WORKSHOP ON ASSESSING POLICY FACTORS AND EVALUATING TRANSITION DRIVERS AND BARRIERS

A workshop with members of the Greek Multi-Actor Platform and local stakeholders took place on the 18th of December 2019 in Veria to discuss the policy and market incentives for the agro-ecological transition in the Regional Unit of Imathia, Northern Greece.

CZ case study: MAP workshop on assessing policy factors and evaluating transition drivers and barriers of more ecological farming 
CZ case study: MAP workshop on assessing policy factors and evaluating transition drivers and barriers of more ecological farming 

Workshop with participants from the Czech Multi-actor Platform and local stakeholders took place on 9 December 2019 in Vysočina region, the Czech Republic. 

IT CASE STUDY: MAP WORKSHOP ON ASSESSING POLICY FACTORS AND EVALUATING TRANSITION DRIVERS AND BARRIERS
IT CASE STUDY: MAP WORKSHOP ON ASSESSING POLICY FACTORS AND EVALUATING TRANSITION DRIVERS AND BARRIERS

Workshop in San Casciano Val di Pesa (Florence) with local stakeholders to discuss the policy and market incentives for the agroecological transition in Chianti area, Italy.

HU case study: MAP workshop on assessing policy factors and evaluating transition drivers and barriers of soil conservation farming
HU case study: MAP workshop on assessing policy factors and evaluating transition drivers and barriers of soil conservation farming

A workshop with participants from the Hungarian Multi-actor Platform took place on 10 December 2019 in Budapest, Hungary.

ODT Forum: AGROECOLOGY: Multiple Transitions of territories, Lausanne, 4 - 6 December 2019
ODT Forum: AGROECOLOGY: Multiple Transitions of territories, Lausanne, 4 - 6 December 2019

UNISECO presented experiences from its Multi-Actor Framework for Agro-Ecological Farming Systems and evidence from the case studies in Germany and Italy on the role of social networks in agroecological transitions.

South Africa-Italy workshop, 2-3 December 2019
South Africa-Italy workshop, 2-3 December 2019

The Italian Embassy in South Africa in collaboration with the South African Agricultural Research Council (ARC) and the Italian Council for Agricultural Research and Analysis of  the Agricultural Economy (CREA) will be hosting a workshop on the social and economic drivers of sustainable local economic development.

Governance of agroecological transition and new farming practices
Governance of agroecological transition and new farming practices

A conference and round table "Governance of agroecological transition and new farming practices" was organized in Budapest on 27-28 November 2019. The agenda is available here.

UNISECO leaflets were distributed and the general project poster as well as the HU case study were presented by Alfréd Szilágyi.

4th UNISECO project meeting with stakeholder workshop, 12-15 November 2019
4th UNISECO project meeting with stakeholder workshop, 12-15 November 2019

The 4th project meeting and workshop with members of the UNISECO Multi-Actor Platforms and Project Advisory Group was hosted by FiBL between 12 and 15 November 2019 and took place at the Bildungszentrum 21 in Basel, Switzerland.

Soil Health Conference, 14 November 2019, Budapest
Soil Health Conference, 14 November 2019, Budapest

Soil Health Conference 2019 lines up 19 industry professionals – farmers, consultants, researchers – who are going to talk about their experiences regarding nutrient management in regenerative agriculture systems. UNISECO - through its Hungarian case study - was be there.

ENRD Workshop Agriculture and environment, 6 November 2019
ENRD Workshop Agriculture and environment, 6 November 2019

ENRD Workshop: ‘Agriculture and environment: speaking the same language within the CAP Strategic Plans’, 6 November 2019, Brussels, Belgium. UNISECO was be there to contribute to the discussions on how to design effective interventions to deliver environmental objectives in the future CAP SPs.