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Efficiency
Efficiency
Balance
Balance
Diversity
Diversity
Co-creation of knowledge
Co-creation of knowledge
Recycling
Recycling
Synergies
Synergies
Human and social value
Human and social value
Circular economy
Circular economy
Culture and food traditions
Culture and food traditions
Land and natural resources governance
Land and natural resources governance

Agroecology is based on applying ecological concepts and principles to optimize interactions between plants, animals, humans and the environment while taking into consideration the social aspects that need to be addressed for a sustainable and fair food system. By building synergies, agroecology can support food production and food security and nutrition while restoring the ecosystem services and biodiversity that are essential for sustainable agriculture. Agroecology can play an important role in building resilience and adapting to climate change. [...]

Agroecology in Action: Profiles

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