Leader: Giulia Giuffre, Irritec,
Sustainability Agriculture working group, intends to pay attention to issues concerning the promotion and activation of projects that pursue the sustainable development goals, with a particular focus on irrigation in agriculture:
Promotion of correct management of water as part of the solution for food demand, water and energy saving and an important contribution to development of agriculture.
Definition of a standard model to calculate savings in water, energy, fertilizers and production increase, for each type of irrigation systems and transition from one irrigation model to another.
Promotion of high performance recycling material included in good quality irrigation system in all countries. Proposals for solutions for the problem of plastic in agriculture and related legislation.
Collaboration with Associations and Institutions involved in sustainability.
Promotion of gender equality in agriculture and irrigation sectors.
Identification and partnership with « key people » and associations involved in sustainable agriculture
Assessment for the identification and creation of a certified label for sustainable irrigation practices.
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Ramunas Rederis – firstname.lastname@example.org
Paolo Antini – email@example.com
Stefania De Pirro – firstname.lastname@example.org
Sophie Gendre – email@example.com
Pablo Carnicero – firstname.lastname@example.org
Moshi Berenstein –email@example.com
Xavier Corbella – firstname.lastname@example.org
Giusy Inferrera –email@example.com
Ido Raanan – firstname.lastname@example.org
Javier Juarez – email@example.com
Marco Bezzi – firstname.lastname@example.org
Sub-WG1: Plastics in irrigation
Leader : Ido Raanan, Netafim
Mission, vision and motivation for the group’s activity: To advance the responsible use of plastic in irrigation in the EU market.
- Compose the EIA-PWG position statement (vision) for the use of plastic in irrigation.
- Set tangible goals timeline.
- Create partnerships with farmers and plastic organizations.
- Track and collaborate with standard institutions.
- Track and collaborate with ongoing research about plastics in agriculture.
- Discussions on end-of-life solutions/ National collection schemes and best practices.
- Articles on EIA website for publications of reports from the CPA and the FAO.
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Francesco Monteduro : firstname.lastname@example.org
Michel Histel, Norms specialist : email@example.com
Fleur Martin : firstname.lastname@example.org
Warren Gorowitz : email@example.com
Jean Bomy : firstname.lastname@example.org