7th FORUM PeaceBread: “Agriculture needs peace: in the Ukraine, for Europe!”

This year, as an association that has been dedicated to the topic of “peace and agriculture” and European understanding since its founding, we have to face the war in Ukraine and its consequences. At the FORUM PeaceBread 2022, we want to do this with a particular focus on agriculture and the people in rural areas […]

Guests at the rye field at the Bernauer Strasse Wall Memorial

Since the founding of the association FriedensBrot e.V., Landwirtschaftliche Rentenbank has supported the association and the international network “Peace and Agriculture” associated with it.On June 27, 2022, Jens Kollmann, general counsel, and Helga Immel, liaison office of Landwirtschaftliche Rentenbank, visited the Wall Memorial. They were accompanied by Dr. Antje Pecher, director of the Volkshochschule at […]

War in Ukraine – FriedensBrot is committed to solidarity

Always – be it the leadership of the VDL Landesverband Ost, or scholars, as well as the management of the Verbindungsstelle Landwirtschaft-Industrie (liaison body agriculture/industry) and the Rehwinkel-Stiftung (foundation) for the rye field, and regarding the Berlin Wall Memorial, whether the extended board meets for a strategy conference at the Heimvolkshochschule on the Seddiner lake, […]

Fundraising “Ukraine”

The PeaceBread association is calling on its members, friends and supporters to a fundraising campaign “Ukraine”. With this, the association wants to specifically support aid measures and projects from the (international) PeaceBread network that are now underway or will be started for the people in Ukraine. You can find the call for donations by the […]

Peace and Agriculture

Picture: Sebastian Christ Dear friends, members, partners and supporters of the association FriedensBrot e.V. and the international network “Peace and Agriculture”, with our partners from Bulgaria, Estonia, Croatia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, the Czech Republic and Hungary, we are united by the common history of the fall of the Berlin Wall and the […]

Federal Minister of Food and Agriculture

We warmly welcome the Federal Minister of Food and Agriculture Cem Özdemir as the new patron of the PeaceBread project! We are grateful that the minister is continuing the good tradition of the previous ministers, most recently Julia Klöckner. Picture: BMEL/Photothek/Trutschel  

Presentation of the new board and discharge of two deserving pioneers

Berlin, 10/27/2021: On 10/27/2021, the assembly of the members of the FriedensBrot association elected a new board. Mr. Anton Blöth will continue as chairman. The new members of the board are Mr. Udo Folgart, long-time president of the Brandenburg farmers’ association, and Mr. Michael Baumecker, director of the “Thyrow Lehr- und Forschungsstation Pflanzenbauwissenschaften (educational and […]

6. FORUM FriedensBrot: “Country Women – Women for the country: Two biographies – one from the East and one from the West”

„Marlene Mortler, Catarina Zanner, Dr. Heike Müller (v.l.n.r.)“ After the 6th FriedensBrot FORUM in 2020 had to be cancelled on account of the pandemic, the forum had its digital premiere in 2021. Around 50 members of FriedensBrot followed a highly interesting version of this well-established dialog format for discussions about peace, Europe, agriculture and rural […]

7th European Annual Conference “Peace and Agriculture”

hosted by Romania in cooperation with the Federal Republic of Germany. (2021, September 7, 16:00 – 19:00 CEST, Location: Digital) “PeaceBread in cities and the rural areas – for a better understanding in Europe” Please familiarize yourself with the content of the conference. In the following you will find all speeches in their chronological order. […]

FriedensBrot 2021 stands for cooperation and solidarity across borders. Looking forward to the International PeaceBread Conference on 7 September, 2021

On 23rd August, the PeaceBread association presented this year’s PeaceBread to Mr. Hans-Joachim Fuchtel, Parliamentary State Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL). On this occasion, Mr. Anton Blöth, Chairman of FriedensBrot e.V. explained: “European PeaceBread is a unique symbol for cooperation and solidarity across borders in Europe. Every year, we and […]