8.30 – 10.30 Session 17: The Mediterranean Diet as a Lever for Bridging Consumption and Production in a Sustainable and Healthy Way in the Mediterranean Region An Open discussion: To recieve guidance on how to proceed successfully towards the revitalization of the Mediterranean diet by linking sustainable consumption and production in the Mediterranean Region in the context of the improvement of the sustainability of Mediterranean food systems. Co-Chaired by Roberto Capone, Principal Administrator, CIHEAM-Bari; Elliot Berry, former Director of the Braun School of Public Health, Hebrew University; Sandro Dernini, President, Forum on Mediterranean Food Cultures.
10.30 – 10.45 Coffee break
10.45 – 12.45 Session 18: Fostering Multi-stakeholder Engagement and Partnerships Towards More Sustainable Food Systems in the Mediterranean Region. Objective: To recieve guidance on how to proceed successfully for engaging interested parties in the co-development of a Multi-stakeholder Sustainable Food Systems Initiative for the Mediterranean region , to accelerate the shift towards more Sustainable Food Systems. Co-Chaired by Jamie Morrison, Director/Strategic Programme Leader, Food Systems Programme, FAO; Sandro Dernini, CIHEAM-Bari Speakers: The Sustainable Food Systems Programme of the United Nations One Planet (10YFP) as a multistakeholder platform for a systemic approach Patrick Mink, One Planet Sustainable Food Systems Programme
The shift towards Sustainable Consumption and Production and Circular Economy at the Union for the Mediterranean Alessandra Sensi, Union for the Mediterranean Integration of circolar economy, bioeconomy and blue growth for new production and consumption models in the framework of Sustainable Food Systems Massimo Iannetta, ENEA, on behalf of the National Technological Cluster Italian Blue Growth BIG
12.45 – 13.15 CONCLUSIONS
Introduction: Sandro Dernini, Conference Coordinator Leoluca Orlando Mayor of Palermo, Gaetano Armao, Vice President Sicilian Region, Commissioner Sicilian Economy Dept. Placido Plaza, Secretary-General, CIHEAM;