International Workshop on Food, Farm and Rural Development

The Rural Sociology Group of Wageningen University, the Netherlands and the Graduate School of Economics and the Graduate School of Agriculture of  Kyoto University, Japan organize a two-day workshop. At the workshop PhD students present their research. Issues discussed are the political economy of agriculture in Southeast Asia and Latin America, food-sovereignty and food security in Asia and Africa, alternative food networks in Asia and Europe and behaviour of agri-food actors in Europe and Asia. The workshop will take place in Wageningen on March 12 and 13. A program will be available in the second week of February. Participation is free of charge but registration necessary. For more information or registration contact Joost Jongerden at