Festival dedicated to the REPUBBLIC of MALTA

European Year of Cultural Heritage | International year of Italian food in the world

Water and earth. Environmental sustainability and social security

Go to the program of the Cultural Friday of Fidaf (February 9th – May 4th 2018) in collaboration with Cerealia Festival

in memory of Norberto Pogna


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Thursday, May 31st Gustolab International Food Systems and Sustainability | P.zza dell’Orologio
SDGs for all (majors): we all care about the future. Event included in the Festival of Sustainable Development 2018 and European Sustainable Development Week (ESDW) 2018. Italian and foreign university students and their professors are invited to discuss together on the role of SDGs in university education. The title is a provocation: sustainability and SDGs must be learned and understood by everyone, and especially included in all academic curricula. The event will be in English and includes video presentations, discussion with debate and experiential workshops. Students and professors of Food Studies from five American universities will attend the event.

Sunday 3 June
ArcheoItinera: Appia Regina viarum: the Villa dei Quintili

17.30h | Guided tour of the Villa on the first Sunday of the month. Free entry with participation fee for the guide. Organized by the Archeoclub d’Italia of Rome (reservation on: – 346.75.75.391) Tuesday 5 June INSOR – Institute of Rural Sociology | via dei Rutoli, 2 11.30h | Press conference of the festival 17.00h | Screening of the SHOW CAP films – Innovative Communication for Young People, project co-funded by the European Community, realized by Doc Servizi, Doc Educational and Legacoop Agroalimentare Nord Italia, to communicate in an innovative way the jobs and values ​​of the agro-food world to young Europeans, focusing on Community Agricultural Policy (CAP – Common Agricoltural Policy) and highlighting the values ​​of the sector to the young public. The project aims to talk to professionals and young people about topics that often have a very institutional or documentary approach, with an innovative and artistic way such as sand animation (Sand Art). 12 animated short films were made: 6 for an adult audience and 6 for children on: climate change; food safety; rural environment; water, the most precious good; importance of a healthy diet; the 4 F of agriculture: Food, Feed, Fuel and Fibers. 18:00h | Presentation of Luigi Rinaldi’s book Il pane di Vicovaro. Inauguration of the exhibition Tutti a Tavola!, project “Mostre Diffuse Fotografia” by BYCAM PHOTOGRAPHY – Teresa Mancini. Free admission on reservation


June 14 and 15, 2018
CNR | piazzale Aldo Moro 8, Roma
Wheats & Women: International Conference and “Carlotta Award 2018

the Wheats&Women International Conference is organized by the Italian National Academy of Sciences, the Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development (ENEA) with the collaboration of Cerealia Festival, on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the birth of Carlotta Strampelli. More information on the conference and Carlotta Award is available on the website: