26.06.2022 | Sustainable soil management in the EU: What’s stopping it? How can it be enabled?


Delegation of the Government of Catalonia to the EU

227 Rue de la Loi, 1040 Etterbeek

At this event the RISE Foundation will release the results of its 18 month study on enabling sustainable soil management in Europe. It will be an opportunity to hear the Foundation’s recommendations, ask questions to the authors of the report, hear the views of the report’s Advisory Committee, and engage in the debate.


9h30 – Registration and coffee

9h45 – Opening address – Janez Potocnik, Chairman of the RISE Foundation

10h00 – Release of the RISE Foundation´s report – Sustainable agricultural soil management in the EU – what´s stopping it? How to enable it? – Allan Buckwell, Elisabet Nadeu, Annabelle Williams

10h50 – Comments from the Advisory Committee on enabling Sustainable Soil Management

11h00 – Q&A

11h30 – Networking/ discussion over coffee.