Policy recommendations


The policy recommendations are drafted by merging the SWEDA concepts’ output aligned with the EU  Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) in a combined top-down and bottom-up and approach. In fact CAP is one of the essential policy framework in the European Union (EU) that aims to support and regulate agriculture, rural development, and the sustainable management […]

SWEDA, the final conference in Brussels


On 8 June 2023 in Brussels took place the SWEDA Project Final Conference and International Round Table, at Umbria Region office. The event agenda started with the keynote speech by Fabio Cossu, Unità A1 Policy perspectives, DG AGRI, European Commission; there was a following introduction to the project, coordinated by Mrs Bianca Torquati, Professor at […]

SWEDA, the International Round Table in Brussels


On 8 June 2023, from 9.30 to 12.30 SWEDA Project is inviting you to take part in the International Round Table that will take place in Brussels. Thanks to the implementation of the project activities, partners have collected qualitative and quantitative data on the impact of the SWEDA model for integrated well-being in agriculture, which […]

Students’ projects overview

Within SWEDA’s framework, students were able to design and implement specific projects focusing on different local problems related to the main goals of the project, promoting diversification of agricultural activities, according to the principles of sustainable rural development and multifunctionality. These projects were developed and presented by students from different countries during the last in-person […]

Learning Teaching Training Activities experiences

The first international workshop took place in Perugia (Italy) and was organized by the University of Perugia – Department of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Sciences (DSA3), with logistic support from EGInA, the European Grants International Academy. The students were involved in practical activities and technical visits related to the competencies developed in Module 1- Sustainable agro-livestock […]

University of Perugia at the LVIII SIDEA Conference in Palermo

A group of people from the University of Perugia took part in the LVIII SIDEA Conference – organised in Palermo (Sicily) – focused on “Innovation and knowledge in agri-food and environmental systems: challenges and opportunities in a time of recovery and resilience”. Biancamaria Torquati, Professor at the UNIPG, participated in the discussion on “An integrated […]

SWEDA Face-to-face event in Italy

The first international workshop for higher education students enrolled in the blended course offered within the framework of the Erasmus+ project SWEDA, took place in Perugia (Italy) from the 16th to the 21st  of May 2022. The workshop was organized by the University of Perugia – Department of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Sciences (DSA3) with […]

SWEDA Course in Witzenhausen, 30 September – 7 October 2022


The next appointment for the SWEDA project will be in Germany, in Witzenhausen from the end of September to 7 October 2022. Witzenhausen – Cherry- and University town in the Werra valley The Cherry- and University town of Witzenhausen is attractively situated in the romantic valley of the river Werra being the centre of one […]