Zurich University of Applied Sciences and the Research Institute for Organic Agriculture (fibl) are offering in interdisciplinary and international education programme with its guiding theme "Designing Food Value Chains to foster the Agenda 2030". The project includes an open online course and an international Summer School to educate young researchers and future decision makers for developing food value chains that foster the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.

Sector of activity
Food & Beverage

Type of initiative
Capacity Building & Implementation, Education & Awareness Raising

Type of lead actor
Scientific and Technical

Objectives

Students from different parts of the world will be trained to facilitate their understanding of sustainable food value chains, related challenges and potentials for sustainable development and finally to develop and implement new solutions for food chains that create value for everyone.

Activities

As collected through the One Planet Reporting

Output level

Training for SCP

  • Geography of Food Summer School 2017
  • Geography of Food Summer School on "Zero Hunger" in Bengalore, India

Impact and Results

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Next steps and how to get involved

For more information on the summer school and how to apply, visit www.gof-summerschool.org.
Register for the eLearning course at www.gof-summerschool.org/elearning/ !