WORKING SPACE

Participants in the EU Food Policy Coalition work towards policy integration and alignment at the EU-level to facilitate the transition to sustainable food systems. The Coalition provides the debating space to discuss policies and, sometimes, carry out joint activities.

Here below the list of the outputs that have emerged from this working space and made public. Please note that all outputs are endorsed by signing organisations only. They do not necessarily represent the positions of all participants in the Coalition.

  • APRIL 2021:  Briefing “10 priorities for the European Parliament Farm to Fork Strategy own-initiative report“.

Endorsed by : Arc 2020, Arche Noah, Biodynamic Federation Demeter, Client Earth, Coalition for Fair Fisheries Arrangements, Compassion in World Farming, ECVC, EEB, EHN, EPHA, Euro Coop, Eurogroup for Animals, Feedback, Friends of the Earth, Four Paws, Food and Water Action Europe, Greenpeace, IATP, IFOAM Organics Europe, OSEPI, PAN Europe, SAFE, Slow Food Europe, Urgenci.


  • MARCH 2021:  Open letter to the European Commission, the Presidency of the Council of the European Union, and the European Parliament’s rapporteurs on the CAP regulations calling for ambition in trilogues for a green and fair reform of the Common Agricultural Policy.

Signed by EU-level organisations: Action Aid, Agroecology Europe, Arc 2020, BeeLife, BirdLife Europe & Central Asia, Client Earth, Compassion in World Farming, ECVC, EEB, EFFAT, EPHA, Europarc Federation, Feedback, foodwatch, Four Paws, Friends of the Earth, Greenpeace, HEAL, HCWH, IATP, IFOAM Organics Europe, OSEPI, Oxfam, PAN Europe, SAFE, Save the Bees and Farmers ECI, Slow Food Europe, Urgenci, We Move Europe, Wetlands International, WWF- European Policy Office, Zero Waste Europe. Signed by National organisations and coalitions: AgroEko Forum, BUND, Cambiamo Agricoltura, Global 2000, Mouvement d´action paysanne, ÖBV, Pour Une Autre PAC, Transitie Coalitie Voedsel.


  • JANUARY 2021:  Policy brief “A 10+13 Agroecology approach to shape policies and transform EU Food Systems”.

Endorsed by: Action Aid, Act Alliance, Agroecology Europe, Arc 2020, Arche Noah, Biodinamic Federation Demeter International, BirdLife Europe & Central Asia, CIDSE, Client Earth, Compassion in World Farming, ECVC, EEB, EPHA, Euronatur, Feedback, Friends of the Earth, HCWH, HEAL, IFOAM Organics Europe, IPES-Food, Mouvement d´action Paysanne, SAFE, Slow Food, Urgenci, WWF- European Policy Office.


  • OCTOBER 2020:  Open letter to the President of the European Commission, the Presidency of the Council of the European Union, and the Conference of Presidents of the European Parliament calling for full alignment of the reformed Common Agricultural Policy with the European Green Deal.

Signed by: Action Aid, Act Alliance, Agroecology Europe, Arc 2020, Arche Noah, BirdLife Europe & Central Asia, Cambiamo Agricoltura, Corporate Europe Observatory, Client Earth, Compassion in World Farming, EEB, EFFAT, Environmental Coalition, EPHA, Eurogroup for Animals, Euronatur, European Vegetarian Union, Friends of the Earth, HCWH, HEAL, IATP, IFOAM Organics Europe, Koalicja Zywa Ziemia, Meine Landwirtschaft, Mighty Earth, OSEPI, PAN Europe, Por Otra PAC, Pour Une Autre PAC, SAFE, Slow Food, Transitie Coalitie Voedsel, Urgenci, Voedsel Anders, We Move Europe, Wetlands International, WWF- European Policy Office, Zero Waste Europe.


  • SEPTEMBER 2020:  Policy brief on raising the ambition on global aspects of the EU Farm to Fork strategy.

Signed by: Action Aid, Act Alliance, CIDSE, Compassion in World Farming, EEB, Eurogroup for Animals, Fair Trade Advocacy Office, fern, Friends of the Earth, Four Paws, IATP, Oxfam, Slow Food, Urgenci.


  • JULY 2020: NGOs open letter on tackling food waste in the Farm to Fork Strategy.

Signed by: BirdLIfe Europe and Central Asia, Ecologic Institute, European Community of Consumer Cooperatives, European Environmental Bureau, Feedback, Health Care Without Harm Europe, Safe Food Advocacy Europe (SAFE), Slow Food, WWF- European Policy Office, Zero Waste Europe


  • APRIL 2020: CSOs open letter on the importance and urgency of publishing the Farm to Fork strategy: no further delays, keep April 2020 as publication date.

Signed by: Action Aid, Act Alliance, Agroecology Europe, Arc2020, Arche Noah, BEUC, BirdLife International, Client Earth, Corporate Europe, Compassion in World Farming, Die Agronauten, ECVC, EEB, EFFAT, EPHA, Eurocoop, Eurogroup for Animals, Euronature, Fair Trade Advocacy Office, Feedback, Four Paws, Friends of the Earth, Food and Water Action Europe, Greenpeace, Health Care Without Harm, Heal, IFOAM, LIFE Platform, Mighty Earth, OSEPI, PAN Europe, SAFE, Seas At Risk, Slow Food, Transitie Coalitie Voedsel, Unesco Chair in World Food Systems, Urgenci, WWF Europe and Zero Waste Europe.


  • FEBRUARY 2020: Call for less and better meat, dairy and eggs in the Farm to Fork Strategy

Signed by: FoEE; ARC 2020; Food & Water Action Europe; ECVC; Feedback; EPHA; HCWH; CiWF; EEB; Slow Food EU; BirdLife Europe; Urgenci; EuroNatur; SAFE; Greenpeace Europe; VIER PFOTEN EU; IATP; WWF EU; ActionAid International; Eurogroup for Animals.