Centre for World Food Studies embedded in two faculties at VU Amsterdam

On 1 July 2016, the Amsterdam Centre for World Food Studies (SOW-VU: Stichting Onderzoek Wereldvoedselvoorziening - VU) was launched. The new Centre is a joint initiative of the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration (FEWEB) and the Athena Institute of the Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences (FALW).

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The key areas of work by SOW will be accommodated within this Centre and will be expanded with new initiatives. Prof. Remco Oostendorp is appointed as director of the Centre. The members of the Management Team are dr. Lia van Wesenbeeck (FEWEB) and Dr. Dirk Essink (FALW).