Congress

Dialogue on sustainable food and agriculture: building a low-emissions future

In the run-up to COP 24, join experts, business leaders, decision makers and the civil society for a constructive, evidence-based discussion on policy initiatives and new technologies aimed at reducing emissions from agriculture worldwide.

Organised by ApexBrasil in cooperation with Wageningen University & Research
Date

Thu 8 November 2018 13:00 to 17:30

Venue Renaissance Brussels Hotel, Rue du Parnasse 19, 1050, Brussels
Programme
13:00-13.30 Registration
13:30-13:45 Opening remarks
13:45-14:45 Panel 1 – Fostering low-emissions agriculture:policy as an enabling factor
14:45-15:15 Case study “The role of sugarcane in climate change mitigation”
15:15-15:45 Coffee break
15:45-16:45 Panel 2 – Reducing greenhouse gas emissions from farming: what role for innovation?
16:45-17:15 Case study “African Smallholder Dairy: from subsistence to entrepreneurship using climate-smart technology & finance”
17:15-17:30 Closing remarks