Food4Sustainability is financed by BELSPO

  • Université catholique de Louvain (UCL) – Centre for Philosophy of Law (CPDR)

The Centre for Philosophy of Law (CPDR) is a multi-disciplinary research entity of the JUR-I research institute at the UCL. Its specific aim is to develop a theory of democratic governance adapted to contemporary society. It carries out researches on governance both at a theoretical level in the theory of collective action and theory of governance and at a more empirical level in thematic fields such as biodiversity governance, and protection of fundamental rights.

Team : Olivier DE SCHUTTER (coordinator), Tom DEDEURWAERDERE (co-promotor), Jose Luis VIVERO POL, Thomas BLEECKX, Sibylle BUI, Ionara DA COSTA, Charlotte DE CALLATAŸ, Paula FERNANDEZ-WULFF, Karen BRABANT, Agathe OSINSKI, Thibault GOURLEZ DE LA MOTTE.

  • Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (KUL) – Division of Bioeconomics

The Division of Bio-Economics is part of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences. It focuses on sustainable and efficient use of natural resources to realize economic growth and well-being. It studies the environmental and socio-economic outcomes in biobased economic sectors, including production and marketing of food, feed, fiber, fuel and flowers. It develops economic, bio-economic and integrated models and frameworks, and uses them in combination with insights from agronomy and natural sciences to assess environmental and socio-economic outcomes.

Team: Erik MATHIJS, Tessa AVERMAETE, Pepijn DE SNIJDER, Tjitske Anna ZWART

  • Université Libre de Bruxelles  (ULB) – Centre Emile Bernheim (CEB)

Centre Emile Bernheim (CEB) is ULB’s research Institute in Management Sciences, affiliated to the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management (SBS-EM).CEB aims at developing and promoting advanced scientific research in Management Sciences.Marek Hudon is Professor at the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management (SBS-EM). He is responsible for the microfinance unit at CERMi, and for the environmental unit at CEESE where researches are conducted on social finance and the efficient use of financial innovation in sustainable development.

Team : Marek HUDON, Hélène JOACHAIN, Alicia DIPIERRI

Past events

Short Supply Chain Conference organised by KULeuven and Rikolto, in Leuven on 3 May 2018

EU Food and Farming Forum organised by IPES-Food, on 29–30 May 2018 in Brussels

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