News and Events

Keep up to date with the latest project news and upcoming events

Research position open at UNINA!

Join the Giant Leaps team at the University of Naples "Federico II" on a 2-year postdoctoral position.

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Giant Leaps in VALPRO Path Podcast: Factors influencing the adoption of plant proteins (PART I)

Giant Leaps’ project coordinator Paul Vos, from Wageningen Food & Biobased Research was interviewed by Tamara Glišić-Krivošija from Foodscale Hub.

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Giant Leaps in Future of Foods podcast

Giant Leaps’ Communication, Dissemination & Exploitation Leader Edward Sliwinski from EFFoST sat down with Alex Crisp to talk about the project mission and activities.

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Watch the new Giant Leaps video!

We are excited to present our new project video, highlighting our four-year mission to reshape nutrition across Europe.

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Horizon4Proteins publishes Policy Brief to Revolutionise the Alternative Proteins Sector

The European Commission is being urged to take a series of measures to accelerate the shift to alternative protein in a policy brief published by Horizon4Proteins, a cluster of projects namely NextGenProteins, SUSINCHAIN, ProFuture, Smart Protein, and LIKE-A-PRO.

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Unlocking the potential of alternative proteins in the EU: a Horizon4Proteins Policy Roundtable event

17th May 2023

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WP8.3 Workshop: Dissemination of results to policy makers via dedicated policy briefs

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GIANT LEAPS joins the Horizon4Proteins Cluster

We are proud to announce that GIANT LEAPS, Like-a-PRO and VALPRO Path have become members of Horizon4Proteins, a collaboration launched in 2021 by four EU-funded projects working on alternative proteins (NextGenProteinsProFutureSmart Protein and SUSINCHAIN).

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Dutch National Week Without Meat & Dairy

The 6th edition of the Dutch National Week Without Meat & Dairy (Week Zonder Vlees & Zuivel) was held from March 6th to March 12th, 2023.

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WP7 Workshop: How to define future diets

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WP5 Workshop: Value chain mapping and data collection for sustainability assessment of alternative proteins

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GIANT LEAPS at the 36th EFFoST International Conference

GIANT LEAPS participated in the 36th EFFoST International conference by joining the Special session titled "Filling knowledge gaps on alternative proteins to accelerate the dietary shift."

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GIANT LEAPS to accelerate the transition to alternative dietary proteins

We are happy to announce the start of GIANT LEAPS, a new Horizon Research and Innovation Action that aims to accelerate the transition from animal-based to alternative dietary proteins.

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