Grow Green
Food and Farming Systems for a Climate-Friendly Future

1–2 June 2021, Online Webinar

Nick Jacobs

Since 2015, Nick Jacobs has served as Director of the International Panel of Experts on Sustainable Food Systems at IPES-Food. He previously worked in the support team to the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to food, and as an agri-food journalist. Nick holds an MA in Modern Languages from the University of Cambridge and an MSc in Globalization and Development from the University of Antwerp. Nick has led IPES-Food’s work on a Common Food Policy for the EU, agroecology, and the health impacts of food systems. He was a member of the Food 2030 Independent Expert Group convened by the European Commission in 2018, and served as expert to the European Economic and Social Committee rapporteur on the EU Farm to Fork Strategy in 2020.