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October 19, 2011: Round table discussion on climate change

On October 19, a round table discussion between the Round Table on Organic Agriculture and Climate Change (RTOACC), the European Group of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM EU Group) and European Commission officials takes place.


The aims of the meeting are as follows:

  • Exchange on state of science and ongoing discussions regarding climate change and organic agriculture as well as on upcoming policy initiatives
  • Discussion of approaches and strategies to mitigate and adapt to the consequences of climate change in the food sector


European Commission officials working on cliamte change in relation to food and farming; RTOACC members, IFOAM EU Group.


To facilitate our planning, please let us know by email before 17 October if you intend to participate.


Office of the IFAOM EU Group, 4th floor; Rue du Commerce 124, 1000 Brussels; (3 min. walk from metro stop "Arts-Loi/Kunst-Wet", Metro lines 1, 2, 5 and 6).

Further information


Stephen Meredith, IFOAM EU Group, Tel. + 32 2 734 21 71

Further information

Agenda (47.4 KB)


Dr. Andreas Gattinger
Subject leader climate
Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL
Ackerstrasse 113
5070 Frick
Tel. +41 865 7272
Fax +41 865 7273
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