Food politics, Poverty, Urban agriculture, Agriculture, Food security, Sustainability

A Stronger Role for Urban Agriculture in Times of Crisis and Beyond

On Oct 26, 2020
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RT @lse_london: On #ProgressingPlanning a new blog from LSE alumna Alexandra Payne (Amplify Planning) on the role for urban agriculture in times of crisis. Alexandra will also join our webinar on this Wednesday at 1pm. Register on https://t.co/XTgSgN6isL Read more on https://t.co/GFV5Tm909L
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Urban agriculture has long been seen as part of the solution to urban food security and the provision of healthy food in underserved areas with diminished nutritional access.  It has also been ackn…

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On Oct 26, 2020
@LSECities shared
RT @lse_london: On #ProgressingPlanning a new blog from LSE alumna Alexandra Payne (Amplify Planning) on the role for urban agriculture in times of crisis. Alexandra will also join our webinar on this Wednesday at 1pm. Register on https://t.co/XTgSgN6isL Read more on https://t.co/GFV5Tm909L
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A Stronger Role for Urban Agriculture in Times of Crisis and Beyond

A Stronger Role for Urban Agriculture in Times of Crisis and Beyond

Urban agriculture has long been seen as part of the solution to urban food security and the provision of healthy food in underserved areas with diminished nutritional access.  It has also ...

Organizer Vancouver Urban Farming Society

Organizer Vancouver Urban Farming Society

The Vancouver Urban Farming Society (VUFS) is pleased to host the 8th Vancouver Urban Farming Forum in the Pacific Room of the Pacific Coliseum on Sunday, January 19, 2020, 8:30 am-4:30 pm. ...

Reopening America: The restaurant sector must adapt and innovate to survive

Reopening America: The restaurant sector must adapt and innovate to survive

This piece offers a wider vision for how federal, state, and local governments can focus efforts over the next four months and partner with industry to resurrect a crippled food and ...

FAO's role in urban agriculture

FAO's role in urban agriculture

Urban and peri-urban agriculture (UPA) can be defined as the growing of plants and the raising of animals within and around cities. Urban and peri-urban agriculture provides food products ...

Alumni reflect on effects COVID-19 on food systems around the world

Alumni reflect on effects COVID-19 on food systems around the world

The COVID-19 pandemic affects food security and food systems in many low- and middle-income countries, according to a survey conducted by alumni of Wageningen Centre for Development ...

LOCAL FOOD EXPERT TAKES UP “GENERATIVE” FOOD IDEAS

LOCAL FOOD EXPERT TAKES UP “GENERATIVE” FOOD IDEAS

CAN FOOD MOVEMENTS LEARN TO BE GENERATIVE?

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Across the Northeast, farmers, food enterprises, community organizations and researchers are using federal and state agriculture and food systems programs to create economic opportunities ...

How the Pandemic is Reshaping Consumer Culture

How the Pandemic is Reshaping Consumer Culture

The recent pandemic has not only impacted our current consumer culture but has forced us to create a new one.

Urban Farms Are Supposed To Solve Our Food Woes. The Reality Is Not So Simple.

Urban Farms Are Supposed To Solve Our Food Woes. The Reality Is Not So Simple.

It's claimed they can tackle food deserts, reconnect neighbors and slash our food's climate impact, but it's hard to live up to so much hype.