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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In the last years, Agroecology Europe started to map agroecological initiatives in different countries or regions of Europe with the aim to support the development of agroecology in Europe, raise

Michel Pimbert from the Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience, Coventry University published a new paper with the title:  ‘Transforming food and agriculture: Competing visions and major controversies’   Abstract:  Two

We are delighted to have already received a lot of interesting proposals for the Agroecology Europe Forum 2023. Receiving several requests to still submit proposals for the  Agroecology Europe Forum,  the 

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