26 03, 2019

Not only to eat, but to think with – a dialogue about fish and culture

2019-05-26T23:16:12+02:0026.03.2019.|Hybrid forums|

Strength2Food representatives went back to the Norwegian city of Sandefjord to take part in the third hybrid forum titled ‘A public dialogue about fish, seafood and culture in Sandefjord – FISH: not only to eat, but also to think with’. The first part of the hybrid forum, which was the intern workshop , was opened [...]

17 07, 2018

The tradition and future of the farmers’ market in Płońsk, Poland

2019-05-26T23:16:39+02:0017.07.2018.|Hybrid forums|

Strength2Food held its first Polish hybrid forum on Saturday, 17 July 2018. The meeting took place in Płońsk, a town in Mazovia region, located 70 km from Warsaw. The discussion focused on the tradition and future of the farmers’ market in Płońsk. With more than half a century of tradition, the local farmers’ market takes [...]

4 06, 2018

Recap of the recent Hybrid Forum in Belgrade

2019-05-26T23:16:45+02:0004.06.2018.|Hybrid forums, News|

On June 4th, Strength2Food held its Hybrid Forum (HF) in Belgrade, Serbia in one of the schools taking part in the project’s WP9 school meals pilot scheme. Coordinated with the help of the school’s director Jole Bulatović, the event took place from 15:30 until 20:00, which meant that a few curious children were milling around [...]

1 06, 2018

Fivizzano-Hybrid Forum: “Agriculture and Food: which recipes help fight against the depopulation of the MaB-UNESCO (Man and Biosphere Reserve) Appennino Tosco Emiliano”

2019-05-26T23:16:45+02:0001.06.2018.|Hybrid forums, News|

On June 1st, at the San Giovanni Museum in Fivizzano (MS), during the 17th edition of the "Sapori" event, a "hybrid" forum of experts and non-experts gathered around a table to discuss and suggest solutions to help fight against the depopulation of the area of the MaB-UNESCO (Man and Biosphere Reserve) Appennino Tosco Emiliano [...]

27 11, 2017

Improving the quality of meals in primary schools

2019-05-26T23:16:55+02:0027.11.2017.|Hybrid forums, News|

Strength2Food held its first hybrid forum in Serbia on Monday, November 27 to discuss how to improve the quality of children’s meals in primary schools. The event was held in Serbia's Petnica Science Centre, an independently-funded organisation providing research opportunities for primary and secondary school children from both Serbia and the rest of Europe. The [...]

21 09, 2017

Fish on the menu, but is it local? Consumer views from the UK 1st hybrid forum, North Shields

2019-05-26T23:17:00+02:0021.09.2017.|Hybrid forums, News|

Though buying local is a trendy catchphrase as of late, many consumers do not put the term into practice. In the active fishing port of North Shields for example, buying local unfortunately doesn’t play much of a role in the minds of all consumers. In the event organized by Food Nation and Newcastle University “Locally [...]

31 08, 2017

Hybrid forum at the EAAE Congress in Parma: Can consumers play a valuable role in the development and sustainability of local food systems?

2019-05-26T23:17:01+02:0031.08.2017.|Hybrid forums, News|

As part of the Strength2Food (S2F) project a series of hybrid forums will be organized in seven countries to stimulate dialogue amongst all actors in the value chain and to collect data on the sustainability of local food systems. Hybrid forums are open, public discussions on a defined subject where a panel of local stakeholders, [...]

23 08, 2016

How is local fish valued by the people of Sandefjord?

2019-05-26T23:17:19+02:0023.08.2016.|Hybrid forums, News|

Sandefjord, a coastal city southwest of Oslo, was the perfect spot to host the first hybrid forum, of a series of three, looking at how local fish is valued by the locals. The event took place on 23 August 2016 and was open to the public. Researchers from OsloMet, panellists and experts joined the [...]