Conference on Water and Agriculture

We are glad to invite you to the WATERAGRI Mini-Conference Linking Water & Agriculture Science to Policy, in Brussels, on March 6, 2024. The gap between water and agriculture science and policy will be bridged during the conference. This event, dedicated to WATERAGRI stakeholders, decision/policy makers, advisory services, and anyone interested, promises to be an enlightening and impactful gathering.

Agenda Highlights:

  • Keynote speeches by representatives from DG AGRI and DG ENV.
  • Short talks by esteemed researchers from seven universities across Europe.
  • Screening of the captivating short film, “One Day We Will Dance with You.”
  • Engage in the innovative serious game, AgriLemma.
  • Panel discussion: “Linking Policies to Practice.”

The primary goal of this conference is to explore innovative methodologies that contribute to positive impacts at the farm level within the EU, particularly concerning water sustainability in agriculture. To achieve these impacts, we emphasize the importance of scientifically validated methods adaptable to various scales and climatic zones across Europe. Furthermore, we aim to streamline the pathway from research to policy to farming, while also considering the potential for direct action in cases where policy pathways may present obstacles.

Attendance is free, and lunch will be provided. Secure your spot by signing up via the provided link before February 14: Sign up here. Don’t miss out on this invaluable opportunity to contribute to the advancement of water sustainability in European agriculture. We look forward to welcoming you on March 6th in Brussels!

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