In this opinion piece for the New Europe, Gerda Verburg, the Coordinator of the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement and a member of the Advisory Committee for the UN Food Systems Summit, writes on five mindset changes needed for a true food systems transformation.

The Food Systems have never been so high on the agenda. It has become crystal clear in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic that an urgent transformation is needed, or we stand no chance of achieving the Agenda 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals. Consequently, this year’s UN Food Systems Summit was widely welcomed.

However, one thing is clear: if we want to see different results – we must do things differently.


Read the full opinion piece by Gerda Verburg on New Europe here.