2023 Top Stories | News
European Food Forum Event: “Fireside chat on sustainable food systems with Robert Bonnie USDA Under Secretary for Farm Production and Conservation”
Genome editing is heavily regulated because of the risk of unknown and unwanted effects. However, new genomic techniques allow for more precise editing, minimising the risk of undesired alterations. Read More
European Food Forum event on New Genomic Techniques
The imperative for sustainable food systems was highlighted recently at the European Food Forum, which hosted a fireside chat with Robert Bonnie, the USDA Under Secretary for Farm Production and Conservation, in the European Parliament in Brussels. Read More
Final event of the European Consumer Food Waste Forum
At the end of June, the European Consumer Food Waste Forum welcomed policymakers and experts alike to the European Parliament in Brussels to offer their perspectives and discuss proposed solutions to one of the most pressing issues of our time, food losses and waste. Read More
“Technological Developments of Project ALLIANCE” Article
We are excited to announce the publication of our article on the official website of project ALLIANCE, showcasing the technological developments achieved. For the full article, click this link.
“We Accelerate the Transition to Open Science” Event
Hosted by EOSC Association, the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), and the Swedish Research Council, ‘We Accelerate the Transition to Open Science’ highlighted the significance of FAIR principles for the European Research Area. Read more
FAO/INFOODS Quality Evaluation Framework
User guide and Microsoft Excel file are available for download – Read here.
Video to promote the evaluation framework – Watch here.
EuroHealthNet Annual Seminar
EuroFIR attended the annual seminar “Making progress on Health Equity” organised by EuroHealthNet. The conference focused on the social determinants of health, which are the conditions in which people are born, grow, live, work, and age, and how they shape health outcomes. Read more
Welcoming to 7th IMEKOFOODS conference
The purpose of the 7th IMEKOFOODS conference is to get together scientists working on food related fields, such as food chemistry, nutrition, food safety, risk assessment, food authenticity, etc., where the metrology plays an important role to ensure consumer’s protection. Find out more and register
Registration for FNS-Cloud Final Event is open!
After four years (and a global pandemic), FNS-Cloud will launch the first generation cloud-solution for food data in Brussels (BE). Read more
Looking for Temporary Food and Nutrition Researcher/Policy Specialist
We are seeking a food and/or nutrition researcher with policy experience/policy specialist with food research experience who can contribute to four EU-funded projects as well as Association business. Read more