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ENVforum Annual Conference 2021 – The Future of Food

Food systems plays in meeting global challenges such as unstainable consumption and production patterns, ecosystem services and climate change.

30 November to 1 December 2021
Singapore and Online

The Asia-Europe Environment Forum (ENVforum) Annual Conference 2021 “Circular Food Systems – Solutions to Reverse Climate Change?” is a 2-day international conference held on 30 November – 1 December 2021, virtually.

The conference was designed to promote exchanges on regional and international levels and to highlight the range of multi-stakeholder initiatives or partnerships promoting the adoption of Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) practices in food systems.

The event featured of two plenary sessions and four parallel thematic streams on:

  • Agriculture
  • SMEs and food circularity
  • Food security in times of pandemic
  • International food trade.

SEI Asia supported the third stream on food security in times of pandemic through the Strategic Collaborative Fund programme.

The conference provided:

  • An overall introduction to food systems and the main obstacles to circularity on global and national level;
  • A connection to international meetings such as ASEM, UN Food Summit and COP 26;
  • An Asian-European dimension by linking Asian and European approaches to the transition to circular food-production systems.

Learn more about the event at the ENVforum website.

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