Perspectives for Agriculture –
Symposium, 21-22 March 2013, Berlin
Hosted by BASF
On 21-22 March 2013, leading experts from the agriculture and food industry, academia and societal organizations
in Berlin, Germany, to define and refine what sustainability assess- ment can do for the agricultural industry and food supply chain.
Designed to increase transparency and clarity in this field, the ‘Perspectives for Agriculture – Progress through Sustainability Assessment’ symposium was designed to provide participants with a collaborative space where they could take stock of sustain- ability assessment methodologies and discuss the steps needed for advancement.
“This symposium was designed to jointly
in- crease transparency and clarity in the field of sustainability as- sessment.
BASF’s guiding principle is ‘You can only manage what you have mea- sured’. For the pros- perity of agriculture,
it is fundamental to manage and show progress in its sus- tainable development.”