Eursafe

EurSafe is an independent organisation, which provides a focal point for those who have a professional interest in the ethical issues involved in agriculture and food supply. The Society, founded in 1999, is an interdisciplinary, cross-cultural and non-partisan organisation.
EurSafe aims to encourage academic education and research, and international debate on the ethical issues involved in agriculture and food supply.


Keynote speakers GREENTOPIA

GREENTOPIAThe Keynote speakers of the Greentopia Conference 2019 in Vienna, are:

  • Stephen Gardiner: Governing Greentopia?
  • Angela Kallhoff: Institutions for Joint Environmental Action. Fallacies and Prospects
  • Paul Thomson: Greentopia: The Agrarian Vision
  • Andreas Hetzel: Why Should We save Species from Extinction? An Ignorance-Based Perspective
  • Wolfgang Palme: How should we grow Vegetables More Efficiently: New Concepts for a Sustainable, Diverse, Seasona and Consumer Oriented Agriculture
  • Tracey Skillington: A Critique of the Concept of LImit in Dominant Institutional Approaches to Environmental Problems: Toward a Deeper Framework of Justice

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Greentopia: Call for papers

Societies need to adjust to environmental change and to new living conditions in the age of climate change and environmental degradation. Instead of mourning the loss of traditional life-styles, this workshop explores forward-looking proposals to redefine the interface of society and nature. The concept of 'Greentopia' serves as an umbrella term for innovative proposals that provide ideas and concepts for an eco-friendly social life with nature. 

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EurSafe Conference 2019

Sustainable governance and management of food systems: ethical perspectives

The 15th Congress of the European Society for Agricultural and Food Ethics, will take place from 18-21 September 2019 at the University of Tampere, Finland. EurSafe 2019 will be a forum for discussing ethical issues around food and agriculture, including production, processing, wholesale, consumption, marketing as well as policy and health issues.

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Raymond Anthony and Bernice Bovenkerk associate editors LEAF

EurSafe members Raymond Anthony and Bernice Bovenkerk have recently become associate editors of the Springer International Library of Environmental and Agricultural and Food Ethics

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Upcoming events

EurSafe 2019 Tampere
18th - 21st September 2019
Sustainable governance and management of food systems: Ethical perspectives

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CONTACT

EURSAFE SECRETARIAT

Dr. Bernice Bovenkerk
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Wageningen University
Department of Social Sciences/Philosophy 
PO Box 8130
NL-6700 EW WAGENINGEN
The Netherlands