Co-founder and administrator of Highclere Consulting. Raluca Barbu has over 15 years of of experience in rural development policy-making and related activities in Romania and at EU level with a particular focus upon policy measures for small-scale farming, local food systems and short food supply chains.
She has held positions as European Integration Counsellor to the Romanian Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development; Nature and Prosperity Co-ordinator for the WWF Danube-Carpathian Programme; EU Agriculture and Budget Reform Policy Officer for the WWF European Policy Office in Brussels, and; Key Expert in the Romanian Rural Development Network.
Raluca is co-ordinating the Romanian ‘Living Lab’ in AgriLink – co-creation and multi-stakeholder approach for direct marketing and the Brasov ‘Accelerator Lab’ in FoodSHIFT2030.
Check her contribution to the Stakeholder Innovation Conference here!