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Wine Observatory on Sustainability at the FIVS Meeting in Ottawa
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19 Apr 2016
Global Wine Producers Environmental Sustainability Principles
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18 Apr 2016
Wine Sustainability. Past, Present, Future. Sensory characterization of wines as an integral dimension of sustainability
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01 Oct 2014
First Report on Sustainable Winegrowing - towards EXPO Milano 2015
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15 Apr 2014
From Environmental to Sustainability Programs: A Review of Sustainability Initiatives in the Italian Wine Sector
The Italian wine industry is strongly committed to sustainability: the stakeholders’ interest for the topic is constantly growing and a wide number of sustainability programs have been launched in r

Vision on the sustainable future of our wine and vineyards

Short description:

This policy paper has its roots in the works of the International Congress: Sustainable Viticulture and Wine Production, organized on the 12-13 November 2013 in Milano within the 25th Edition of the SIMEI International Oenological and Bottling Equipment Exhibition. The two day event was attended by more than 300 prominent representatives of policy makers, industry, research and stakeholders in an interactive and highly participatory discussion on defining a global concept for sustainability in the wine value chain.

Date of publication:
01 March 2014

Kind of Document:
- Policy paper

Reference contact:
ettore.capri@unicatt.it

Link to full text:
http://www.simei.it/archivioFiles/policy%20paper%20SIMEI%20Congress_c_1160.pdf

Authors :
Ettore Capri, Allison Jordan, Sarah E. Lewis, Isak Pretorius, Attilio Scienza, Alexandru Marchis, Stefano Stefanucci, Natasha Walker, Cecil Camilleri