27 September 2021 – Sustainable Palm Oil Dialogue (SPOD, link)
ADP Chair France presented and discussed the ambitions of the AD Partnership regarding halting commodity-driven deforestation.
5 September 2021 – ADP event at the IUCN World Conservation Congress
ADP Chair France organised a dedicated high-level event on deforestatio (replay link).
29th and 30th of June 2021 – Multi-Stakeholder Meeting on “Demand-Side Measures for Deforestation-free supply chains: Opportunities and Pitfalls”.
The AD Partnership in cooperation with the Oslo Tropical Forest Forum and Trase will host a virtual interactive multi-stakeholder dialogue on the 29th of June.
The meeting discussed the opportunities and challenges of deforestation-free demand-side measures to foster inclusive approaches for supply chain governance. The dialogue included expert presentations on the state of play of demand side measures as well as critical perspectives from diverse stakeholders. Briefing notes shared before the meeting can be found here: ADP-OTFF-Trase briefing-notes-on-state-of-play-of-demand-side-measures
The insights from this dialogue have been discussed further at an invitation-only expert meeting on 30th of June 2021: ADP-OTFF-Trase MSM 30 June 2021 REPORT vfinal
European National Soya Initiatives (ENSI) meetings
On 28-29 January 2020 the last ADP-ENSI meeting was organised in The Netherlands. As of mid 2020, a separate secretariat was formed led by the European National Soya Initiatives, which now organises monthly meetings.
Minutes and presentations of 29 January 2020:
At the meeting the conveners of seven European country initiatives issued the following statement:
13 June 2019, AD Partnership Multi-stakeholder Meeting #4 in Utrecht, The Netherlands
Overview of events in the ADP International Sustainability Week 11-14 June 2019, Utrecht, The Netherlands
12 March 2019, European Soya Initiatives meeting (ENSI-2), The Netherlands
The AD Partnership organised a follow-up workshop to share experiences regarding working towards deforestation-free, sustainable soya within Europe:
20 November 2018, European Soya Initiatives (ENSI-1) workshop, Belgium
The AD Partnership organised a workshop on sharing responsibility for deforestation-free, sustainable soya with representatives of producer (Argentina, Brazil) and consumer countries (the ADP countries): ADP European Soya Meeting – AGENDA and ADP European Soya Meeting – PARTICIPANTS v2018-1120:
31 August 2018, World Food Summit, Copenhagen, Denmark
Side-event organised by ADP on “Deforestation on the Table or is there anything as a deforestation-free lunch?”
27 June 2018, AD Partnership Multi-stakeholder Meeting #3, France
France, as chair of the AD Partnership, organised the annual multi-stakeholder meeting in Paris, France.
26 June 2017, AD Partnership Multi-stakeholder Meeting #2, Germany
Germany, as chair of the AD Partnership, organised the second annual multi-stakeholder meeting in Berlin, Germany.
24 June 2016, AD Partnership Multi-stakeholder Meeting #1, Belgium
The Netherlands, as chair of the AD Partnership, organised the first multi-stakeholder meeting in Brussels, Belgium.