05.08.2021 | News

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Don't miss the OWC2021 Opening Ceremony!

After two days of pre-conferences, the opening ceremony of the 2021 Congress will take place on 7 September at 6 pm.

It will take place in the presence of several international speakers, as well as Loïg Chesnais-Girard (President of the Brittany Region) and Nathalie Appéré (President of Rennes Métropole).

This 2021 edition of the World Organic Congress is sponsored by Nicolas Hulot, President of the Nicolas Hulot Foundation for Nature and Mankind and former Minister of Ecological and Solidarity Transition.

Discover in Nicolas's interview explaining his commitment to this 2021 edition here.

Keynote Speaker Highlight

Martin Frick is the Deputy of the UN Secretary-General's Special Envoy for the Food System Summit 2021. He served before as the Senior Director of UN Climate Change where he was overseeing the implementation of the Paris Agreement and the secretariat's Climate Action work.  He previously served as Director for Climate Change at the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

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