The challenging situations of mountain livestock farmers are influenced by many circumstances and developments. During the symposium scientists, associations, cooperatives and other stakeholders will meet, discuss and exchange experiences and ideas in order to set a new perspective for the sustainability of mountain livestock farming. The combination of scientific knowledge and international expertise will add an important value to the symposium.
- To assemble people that focus on mountain livestock farming from different viewpoints.
- To promote an interdisciplinary discussion about the future of mountain livestock farming and to foster the development of innovative solutions for urgent challenges.
- To found an EAAP Working Group that is composed by experts in mountain livestock farming. The aim of the group is to create a network among people and disciplines and to promote and support the success of mountain farming.