International Working Groups

Our International Advisory Committee (IAC) complements the work of the National Advisory Committee. The IAC includes experts from the United States, Mexico, Cuba, Germany, France, Wales, the Netherlands, Italy and South Africa. Three Working Groups explore and develop research related to agro-ecology, territorial food systems and related metrics, and innovative governance.

Learn more about our International Advisory Committee.

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Agroecology means applying ecological principles to agricultural systems. It’s a holistic approach that takes into account ecology, socio-economic, cultural & political dynamics of food production, processing, distribution and consumption.

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