We live in a globalized society in which the required competences of students are going to be more focused on sustainability and this challenge is prevailing and extensive to all the countries of the European Union. In a global context of the Agenda 2030, in the next 15 years’ sustainability is going to be one of the values governing society and it is also a key competence for the graduate students, who have to face the main challenges such as climate change, food waste and food losses due to inefficiency in using natural resources, and so on. The project intends to link sustainability and food due to the main role the both issues play in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). Likewise, Higher Education is crucial in achieving the SDG. Therefore, it is important to review the following aspects of the Food Degrees to include the sustainability skills in the curricula of the students.
The project pursues the following aims: