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Discussion Event on "Regenerative Agriculture" in cooperation with EPRS

EU Agriculture's path to sustainability - Policy roundtable on Wednesday, 8 February 2023 | 13:30 – 15:00 CET

Location: Library Reading Room, EP, Brussels and live on webstreaming

13:30 Welcome by Etienne BASSOT, Director, Members’ Research Service, European Parliamentary Research Service (EPRS)

13:35 Opening remarks by Wim VAN SAARLOOS, President of the European Academies' Science Advisory Council (EASAC)

13:40 Presentation of the EASAC report ‘Regenerative agriculture in Europe’ by Thomas ELMQVIST, Project Director for ‘Regenerative Agriculture’ report, and Orsolya VALKÓ, Co-Chair, Working Group on ‘Regenerative Agriculture’, Hungarian Academy of Sciences

13:55 Roundtable discussion with:
Sirpa PIETIKÄINEN, MEP, Member of the Committee on Environment, Public Health and Food Safety, EP; President of Globe EU
Martin HLAVÁČEK, MEP, Member of the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
Emmanuel PETEL, Policy Analyst, Environmental Sustainability Unit, Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development, European Commission
Luca MONTANARELLA, Senior Expert, Land Resources and Supply Chain Assessments Unit, Joint Research Centre (JRC)
Moderator: Fearghas O'BEARA, Head of the Structural Policies Unit, EPRS

14:35 Questions and comments from the audience (on site and online)

15:00 End of the event

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