Thousands of people are being forced out of their homes to
make way for commercial agriculture. They receive little or no compensation for the loss of their land and homes, and are forced into villages without the
basic facilities for new people.
The International Green Week (IGW) is an international exhibition for the food, agricultural and horticultural
industries. Established in 1926, it will take place for the 77th time in 2012.
from all over the world use the IGW to test-market food and luxury items establishing brand images. Right in line with
consumer trends, the IGW also includes direct agricultural sales and the BIO
MARKT organic products section.
It is one of the
leading international conferences for presenting novel and fundamental
advances in the fields of Future Environment and Energy. It also
serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in the scientific areas to improve Environment and Energy related techniques.
The 10th European Forum on
Eco-Innovation will bring together key players in business, academia, finance,
policy and green groups. It will present business case studies on sustainable
material management, encourage innovation through cross fertilisation between
disciplines and sectors, identify and prioritise the key issues that need to be
addressed by Government and EU action.
Ecologic Events, powered by the Ecologic Institute, is organizing
environmental conferences and workshops. Its Ecologic Conference Team provides
Ecologic's research staff with professional assistance and support in event organization.
On site of the Ecologic Events you can find additional information on Ecologic's Conference Team as well as on upcoming and previously organized events, including programs, presentations and background papers. Please be aware that some of the
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