Robert Pederson is Food Policy Coordinator at ARC 2020. The main focus of this work to advocate for a healthy, equitable, sustainable food system in the context of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP).
ARC2020 (Agriculture and Rural Convention 2020) is a multi-stakeholder platform representing the interests of over 150 civil society networks and organisations in 22 EU Member States, working together for better food, farming and rural development policies.
Robert’s background is in public health, nutrition and food policy. Previous to his current position, he was a research fellow at Aalborg University, with a research and teaching focus on Sustainable Food Systems Transition and Governance. Robert is active in EU policy discussion both as member of expert groups in variety of areas from the Common Agricultural Policy, Food Safety and Nutrition and food chain governance.
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