Towards sustainable Nordic food systems (#1)

Summary

This first installment of the Nordic food system transformation series introduces the project Towards sustainable Nordic food systems. The project aims to bring together policymakers and food system actors to explore‘what’s next’ when it comes to sustainable Nordic food systems. This Insight Paper explores the motivation for the project and details the process used to gain insights from stakeholders across the Nordic region regarding next steps in Nordic food system transformation.

  • Insight paper #1PDF (pdf, 2.4 MB) provides an overview of the project ‘Towards sustainable Nordic food systems’.
  • Insight paper #2PDF (pdf, 4 MB), identifies eight entry points for action. It also highlights existing springboards for action on Nordic food system transformation, underscoring that the Nordics aren’t starting from scratch.
  • Insight Paper #3PDF (pdf, 2.7 MB) identify barriers to food system transformation and propose ways to overcome these barriers
  • Insight Paper #4PDF (pdf, 2.9 MB) explores the uncertainties associated with different food system futures.

Information

Theme affiliation: Food
Link to centre authors: Gordon, Line, Wood, Amanda
Full reference: Wood A, Halloran A, Gordon L J.2020. Insight paper #1 of the Nordic food systemtransformation series: Towards sustainable Nordic foodsystems – project