Transparency Initiatives

European Technology Platform 'Food for Life' (ETP F4L)

Industryled platform for the identification of futural research needs in food industry with different working groups of research and industry that formulate strategic research agendas.

European Project Safe Food for Europe (Food SEG)

Coordination of research activities and dissemination of research results of EC funded research on food safety

European Retail Academy (ERA)

Academic network for supporting a dialogue amongst universities and with the retail industry for transparency and knowledge transfer.

European Working Group Transparent_Food

European Working Group for the identification of transparency research in the food sector

European System Providers Working Group

European Working Group of System Providers for the specification of a common European tracking and tracing backbone system

International European Forum on System Dynamics and Innovation in Food Networks (Igls-Forum)

Joint platform initiative of leading European and international universities and business schools on the discussion of food sector research activities and needs

Transparency of Food Pricing (TransFOP)

European project on transparensy in food pricing along the food chain.

Future Internet for Safe and Healthy Food from Farm to Fork (SmartAgriFood)

European project for realizing improvements in chain communication and consumer awareness.


Other Groups

SAI (Sustainable Agriculture Initiative)

GRI (Global Reporting Initiative)


Fair Trade