Our understanding of agroecology


Agroecology is considered jointly as a science, a practice and a social movement . It encompasses the whole food system from the soil to the organization of human societies. It is value-laden and based on core principles.

Vision of our organization

The Association intends to place agroecology high on the European agenda of sustainable development of farming and food systems. It intends to foster interactions between actors in science, practice and social movements, by facilitating knowledge sharing and action.

Our goals

The Association has a non-profit and international goal. The society aims to analyse, design, develop and promote the transition towards agroecology-based farming and food systems. The overall goal of the Association is to: support agroecological research, education and training.

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Brussels, the 27 September 2023 Agroecology Europe is publishing this open-letter  in the attention of Mr. Robert Telus, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development of the Republic of Poland,

The Agroecology Europe Youth Network together with 12 European youth organisations  urge the EU to make sustainable and healthy food the most affordable option in this Manifesto. This manifesto includes