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Beleidsondersteuning Landbouw en Voedselzekerheid (2017-2018)


The objective of the policy support is to adequately advise Belgian policy makers regarding technical and strategic issues related to agriculture and food security in development cooperation by giving research based support. The policy support aims at

  • ensuring the follow-up and delivering expert contributions to the international agriculture policy making process.
  • ensuring thematic support.
  • providing input in order to actualize the current Policy Note on Agriculture and Food Security in line with the policy priorities of the Minister of Development Cooperation.
  • facilitating the link between scientific expertise and DGD.

Intervention type

Policy Supporting Research (2015-2018, Agriculture and Food Security)


01/01/2017 - 31/12/2018

This project is being implemented in:
Flemish promoter Johan Swinnen
Financial collaborator Patricia Pardon
Local partner institution KU Leuven
Budget € 120.000