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UNISECO results presented at DG Agri online Policy seminar 7 July 2021
UNISECO results presented at DG Agri online Policy seminar 7 July 2021

The Green Deal, the Farm to Fork and the Biodiversity stategies have identified agroecology as a farming practice and promising approach that can support us collectively to achieve this ambitious EU level target of climate neutrality by 2050.

In the H2020 programme the 3-year UNISECO and 4-year LIFT projects have been financed under the topic call SFS-29-2017 - Socio-eco-economics – socio-economics in ecological approaches from 2018. Now that UNISECO is over an online policy seminar was organized to present findings of both projects.

Methodological briefs for assessing and co-constructing strategies for agro-ecological transitions  II.
Methodological briefs for assessing and co-constructing strategies for agro-ecological transitions II.

We developed a set of methodological guidance briefs for selected key methods and approaches for assessing and co-constructing strategies of agro-ecological transitions in a transdisciplinary setting.

Access and read all of our methodological briefs on the links below.

Methodological briefs for assessing and co-constructing strategies for agro-ecological transitions  I.
Methodological briefs for assessing and co-constructing strategies for agro-ecological transitions I.

We developed a set of methodological guidance briefs for selected key methods and approaches for assessing and co-constructing strategies of agro-ecological transitions in a transdisciplinary setting.

Access and read the first batch of our methodological briefs on the links below.

FINAL ISSUE OF UNISECO NEWSLETTER IS OUT
FINAL ISSUE OF UNISECO NEWSLETTER IS OUT

Dear Reader,

The UNISECO project has come to an end on 30 April 2021.

We are very pleased to inform you that we have just released the last issue of the UNISECO Project Newsletter.

You may access and browse or download the PDF version here.

Here are some highlights what you can find in this issue:

Exploit the UNISECO resources - Read all our results
Exploit the UNISECO resources - Read all our results

Read and exploit all our results including public deliverables, case study materials, issue briefs, policy briefs, EIP-AGRI practice abstracts,  the Socio-Ecological System Interaction Tool, scientific articles, final conference presentations and videos, newsletters, other publications and project videos at the RESOURCES SECTION of our project website.

Project level policy briefs
Project level policy briefs

Access and read our project level policy briefs on the links below. We provide recommendations for future research needs and actions, on operation of multi-actor platforms to support agro-ecological transitions, and on the importance of supporting advice, education and life-long learning to promote transitions.

UNISECO Zenodo Community: exploit our approved open access results
UNISECO Zenodo Community: exploit our approved open access results

Did you know that you can find all public UNISECO results that have been accepted by the European Commission in the public repository of Zenodo at the UNISECO Community page?

Browse and exploit our open access results, visit our page https://bit.ly/3zOsEdq

UNISECO at the ELO solutions online Workshop 27 May 2021
UNISECO at the ELO solutions online Workshop 27 May 2021

As a side event to the 1st Farming Biodiversity Summit on 27 May 2021, UNISECO was featured at the ELO Solutions Workshop: Insights from EU Projects on Codesigning Research with Rural Actors - transdisciplinary approach at solving the biodiversity crisis on 27 May 2021 14:30 - 15:30 CET hosted on the FFA2021 virtual platform during the FFA2021 Regional Event period.

UNISECO at the virtual SBD Conference 20 May 2021
UNISECO at the virtual SBD Conference 20 May 2021

Gerald Schwarz presented the UNISECO project results with a title "Governance and Sustainability implications of Agro-ecological Transitions: Lessons and policy recommendations from case studies across Europe" at the 2nd International Scientific Conference “Sustainable Bioeconomy Development 2021: Adaptation to Climate Change”. 

View videos of the HU case study
View videos of the HU case study

Among the multi-actor case studies in 15 countries across Europe the HU case study focuses on exploring the drivers and barriers to soil conservation farming practices. View the playlist of the HU case study videos (with English subtitles) here. 

UNISECO at the SCAR Agroecology project slam
UNISECO at the SCAR Agroecology project slam

Gerald Schwarz presented the UNISECO project at the SCAR Agroecology 2nd Project Slam on 10 May 2021.

View the presentation here.

UNISECO Project at the European Regions for Smart Communities Future Lab session, 5 May 2021
UNISECO Project at the European Regions for Smart Communities Future Lab session, 5 May 2021

Gerald Schwarz presented UNISECO Project results at the European Regions for Smart Communities Future Lab session on 5 May 2021.

View the presentation here.

Read more about the event here.