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- (Wageningen University
|Dates:||October 26-29, 2008|
|Description:||Conference: Transitions towards sustainable agriculture, food chains and peri-urban areas|
|Location:||Wageningen , Netherlands|
|Subject:||The Conference constitutes an opportunity to bring together scientists from many disciplines to discuss the actual situation and future challenges of an industrialising agriculture close to urban metropolises. The seminar aims to provide a forum for reviewing the state of the art in research and new directions in economic, social and policy issues related to the transitions in peri-urban agriculture. Topics: å¥ New farm systems in peri-urban areas å¥ New institutional arrangements in the country side å¥ Urban views on peri-urban farming systems and new coalitions in the rural area å¥ Need for and experience with new policy instruments å¥ Changes in the agro-innovation system å¥ Methods for research on transition [gemÌ_ÌÙ den Informationen des Anbieters - according to site editor's information]|