Transition of food systems

Research and strategic analysis

Our research team is dedicated to analysing food systems
and highlighting transition pathways

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Production systems

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Food value chains

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Transition pathways

Our approach departs from three observations :

Environmental, social and economic aspects are strongly interwoven in the agriculture sector.

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Interdisciplinary methodologies are required for analysing and addressing the complex nature of food systems transitions.

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Different interconnected spatial and temporal scales come into play in the transition dynamics.

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Upcoming events


We regularly propose workshops for sharing and discussing our research.

Ten researchers dedicated to analysing food systems and transition pathways

Quentin Vandersteen

Hind Dib

Raïssa Montois

    Our partners

    Our research work is funded by public and private actors
    such as regional institutions, European funds, non-governmental organizations and foundations.

    Région Wallonne

    Union Européenne

    SOL, Alternatives agroécologiques et solidaires

    Fonds Baillet Latour

    Institut national de recherche pour l’agriculture, l’alimentation et l’environnement

    Institut flamand de recherche pour l’agriculture, la pêche et l’alimentation


    Fonds de la Recherche Scientifique

    Fondation de France

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