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The cooperation of the Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences and the European Association of Agricultural Economists (EAAE) Congres 2021

On July 20-23, 2021, the XVI. Congress of the European Association of Agricultural Economists (EAAE) took place (online format). The Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) was presented as one of the partners of the Congress. The presentation was focused on Agricultural Economics journal (AGRICECON) and dealt with the offer to publish the contributed papers of the Congress in AGRICECON.

The cooperation of the Congress with CAAS was presented by prof. Lukáš Čechura (member of the EAAE Organizing Committee and Chairman of the Department of Economy, Management, Sociology and Information Technology of CAAS). The participants of the Congress could visit the virtual exhibition of CAAS and AGRICECON, which offered information about CAAS journals in general with an emphasis on AGRICECON.

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We would like to present you a document issued by the Steering Committee of the Union of European Academies for Science Applied to Agriculture, Food and Nature (UEAA), of which CAAS is also a member. The CAAS Board endorses an open letter to the UN, G-20, and national governments on COVID-19 and agriculture for food and nutrition security.

Scientific institutions in Europe, including the CAAS, do not consider it appropriate to limit the use of GMOs and research in this area. At present, the French Academy of Agriculture and the Union of European Academies for Science Applied to Agriculture, Food and Nature (UEAA) are active in this matter. The Czech Republic, represented by prof. Ing. Vilém Podrázský, CSc., Vice-chairman of the CAAS Board, is a member of the UEAA .

Their activities at European level are presented in the attached materials.

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