The 13th Nordic Environmental Social Science Conference will be held on 6-8th June 2017 at the University of Tampere, Finland. The general title set out for the conference is hopefulNESS. The conference will have five internationally known keynote speakers and almost 30 working groups around various themes. Two groups will especially tackle questions of sustainability related to food: 3.1 Promoting sustainable food consumption, and 3.2 Towards sustainable food systems. Also one of the keynote speakers, Dr Josephine Mylan specializes on sustainable consumption. You can see the conference programme on the conference website: http://www.uta.fi/jkk/en/ness2017/index.html.
In connection to the conference, POPRASUS consortium will hold a meeting with the international steering group of the project, to plan research collaboration.