19 september
12:00 - 21:00

Locatie: Fruittuin van West

The sixth ENSA-JRC meeting aims to bring together people who have a common aim of raising awareness of the importance of soil. The meeting is a forum to exchange best practices and learn about what is happening across Europe. A key focus of this meeting will be a dedicated marketplace of soil awareness activities in The Netherlands. The meeting supports the implementation of the European Soil Partnership Plan of action on education and soil awareness.

Thursday 19 September

10:00 Internal Meeting:  

Working Group Soil Awareness 

12:00 Registrations and Lunch  at Fruittuin van West

13:00 Welcome remarks

Pieter Ploeg, Summer of Soil, Amsterdam

Arwyn Jones, European Commission Joint Research Centre & Chair European Soil Partnership Pillar 2 

Gabriele Broll, European Network for Soil Awareness; University of Osnabrueck

13:30 Activities on soil awareness in the Netherlands (Chair W. Towers)

Volkert Engelsman/Michael Wilde, Nature & More/EOSTA: Save our Soils Campaign

Co Molenaar/Margot de Cleen, Rijkswaterstaat Bodem 

Keynote: Carola Schouten, Minister of Agriculture [TBC]

Introduction to Marketplace on activities in the Netherlands (Chair Pieter Ploeg)

15:30 Coffee break and networking opportunities

16:00 Marketplace of campaigns from the Netherlands

18:00 Tour exhibition “The Living Soil” by Summer of Soil Pieter Ploeg

19:00 Dinner and networking opportunities


Soort ticket Prijs Plaatsen
Ticket incl. lunch & diner €30.00
Ticket incl. lunch €15.00