Join the Food & Water network meetings

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Get wiser and find new stories in our network series on investigating food and water issues in Europe! Free participation.

In the Arena Food & Water Network we come together to discuss how to investigate  issues around food and water in Europe. Together with experts from journalism, academia, civil society and economy we look at data sources, reasearch and journalistic projects that can inspire further investigations and cross-border collaborations.

For everyone interested in the latest data and investigating issues around food and water across Europe, join us for our upcoming meetings.

Forthcoming meetings of the Arena Food & Water Network

Relaunch of the farmsubsidy.org database!

Dig with our experts through the most recently updated data on the EU’s agricultural subsidies at farmsubsidy.org. Date and speakers to be announced.
Food & Water Network Meeting Room

Spotlight on the EU’s Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)

Wednesday, 7th of December from 18:00 – 19:30 CET with Kimberly Nicholas from Lund University and tba.
Food & Water Network Meeting Room

Contact

If you are interested in joining the network, you can sign up for the Arena Food & Water mailing list. To join our Signal group or to reach out with any questions or comments, please contact: sarah@journalismarena.eu

More information about the Arena Food & Water Network.

 

Past meetings:

November 2022

“Hunger Profiteers”: Investigating food commodities, speculation and trading

Thursday, 17th of November from 10:00 – 11:30 CET with Margot Gibbs and Thin Lei Win from Lighthouse Reports. Presenting their cross-border investigation “Hunger Profiteers”, Margot Gibbs and Thin Lei Win from Lighthouse Reports speak with us about the food speculation and how to investigate the data.
Food & Water Network Meeting Room

Databuffet: The latest data on food, water and industrial emissions

Tuesday, 22nd of November from 10:00 – 11:30 CET with Caroline Whalley and Juan Calero from the European Environmental Agency (EEA).
Food & Water Network Meeting Room

October 2022

During the last week of October 2022, the Arena Food & Water Network came together for the first time to talk about the importance of food systems reporting in Europe. With Thin Lei Win from Lighthouse Reports and David Laborde from the IFPRI in Washington D.C., two experts in the field spoke about the systemic issues of our food systems, political choices and the data and details journalists need to look out for when reporting on food systems.