urban farming

FEEDING MILAN PROJECT

FEEDING MILAN PROJECT

The Feeding Milan project is a joint effort of 3 partners: Slow Food, Università degli Studi di Scienze Gastronomiche (University of Gastronomic Sciences) and Politecnico di Milano. The aim of the project is to design a system of services and infrastructures to develop a more efficient and effective Milanese agri-food chain (involving both the city and the Agricultural Park South Milano), in order to shape a scenario of sustainable and innovative metro-agriculture.

Bristol Food Policy Council

Bristol Food Policy Council

The Bristol Food Policy Council helps support and develop sustainable food in Bristol. It includes people who represent the main sectors of the food system in the city.

What is an actionist?

What is an actionist?
Actionist – One who favors constructive transformative action towards a vision of how things could be rather than an activist, who may primarily protest against things as they are now
- GAIA University

Importance of Food Policy Councils: Toronto

Importance of Food Policy Councils: Toronto

"Food makes us become place-makers" Wayne Roberts, Food Policy Council Toronto.  Why is a city involved in food policy? Why do most cities need a food policy council?

Urban Reforestation shares with you the importance and function of food policy councils for cities.

Urban Agriculture in Havana Cuba

Urban Agriculture in Havana Cuba

Urban Reforestation would like to share some facts on Havana, Cuba which has an inspiring Urban Agriculture program.

The Provincial Physical Planning Directorate of Havana identified unused land areas and set up a Provincial Commission to set guidelines for the establishment of urban agriculture and define conditions for agricultural use of urban land.