Green transformation of agriculture – what’s next?

How will the European Green Deal change agriculture in the Member States? How to feed an ever-growing world population without leading to a climate crisis? What is the potential for agriculture in new technologies? How to strengthen the position of farmers in the food system? How important is to improve the skills of employees in the agricultural sector? – these are just some of the questions that emerged during the debate “Green transformation of agriculture – what’s next?” organized by the Gdansk Institute for Market Economics and the European Commission Representation in Poland.

Debate participants:

  • Janusz Wojciechowski, EU Commissioner for Agriculture,
  • Małgorzata Bojańczyk, director, Polskie Stowarzyszenie Rolnictwa Zrównoważonego “ASAP”,
  • Bartosz Urbaniak, Head of Food & Agri Banking CEE & Africa, BNP Paribas,
  • Miłosz Szymański, host of the podcast “Głos Kongresu Obywatelskiego” (moderator of the debate).

The debate was organized as a part of the Civic Congress initiative on the occasion of the publication of the new issue of the Pomorski Thinkletter quarterly. The debate took place on November 18, 2022.

Partners of the Pomorski Thinkletter: the Marshal’s Office of the Pomorskie Voivodeship, the City of Gdańsk, the Pomeranian Development Fund, Maritex, Base Group, BNP Paribas Bank Polska, BIO-GEN, Nestlé, Goodvalley, Polska Federacja Producentów Żywności, Polskie Stowarzyszenie Rolnictwa Zrównoważonego “ASAP”, Fundacja na rzecz Rozwoju Polskiego Rolnictwa, Food Lex. Publisher: Gdansk Institute for Market Economics. Translation: Oskar Okwiet