Wageningen University

Country

Netherlands

Short name

WU

Wageningen University (WU), part of Wageningen University & Research, is the only university in the Netherlands that specifically focuses on the theme ‘healthy food and living environment’ by working closely with governments and the business community.

The university’s research and education are based on a fundamental scientific approach and are strongly geared toward application in practice, achieved through close collaboration between different fields of expertise, including both natural and social sciences.

The university’s mission is to explore the potential of nature to improve the quality of life, and it has been ranked as the best university in the Reference Guide for Higher Education in the Netherlands for the sixteenth year in a row.

Primary contact person

Teun de Boer

Director

partner’s role
in the project

WU is the only university in the Netherlands focusing specifically on the theme ‘healthy food and living environment’ and works closely with governments and the business community. Its expertise will be used to: 

Participate: T2.3 Catch reporting technologies