Factsheet: National Policy Strategy on Bioeconomy

National Policy Strategy on Bioeconomy

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
National Policy Strategy on Bioeconomy Renewable resources and biotechnological processes as a basis for food, industry and energy
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
National Policy Strategy on Bioeconomy Renewable resources and biotechnological processes as a basis for food, industry and energy
Description: 
The Policy Strategy – Bioeconomy sets priorities for advancing towards a knowledge-based bioeconomy and it highlights areas that require action. The aim is for the guiding principles, strategic approaches and measures to contribute to making use of the areas of potential for the bioeconomy in Germany, and also help to strengthen the structural transition to a biobased economy. The strategic approaches are to be further developed to match the long-term goals and to adapt to new challenges. The degree of success achieved by the strategy is to be examined in a Progress Report.
Goal/Aim: 
The Policy Strategy – Bioeconomy sets priorities for advancing towards a knowledge-based bioeconomy and it highlights areas that require action. The aim is for the guiding principles, strategic approaches and measures to contribute to making use of the areas of potential for the bioeconomy in Germany, and also help to strengthen the structural transition to a biobased economy

Sector/Topic targeted:

Connection with National Policy: 
Non related
Responsible Authority: 
Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL) Division 531 – Strategy and Coordination of the Directorate-General "Biobased business, sustainable agriculture and forestry"

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2014