14 Oct Milan Pact Awards 2016 Winners

    On the 14 October 2016  during the MUFPP Second Mayors' summit  the Milan Pact Award has been conferred The two monetary awards equal to € 15,000 each have been assigned to Baltimore (highest score) and Mexico City. The “Baltimore Food Policy Initiative” aims at addressing health,...

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11 Oct Mayors summit live streaming

The second MUFPP Mayors Summit is approaching. On 13-14 October mayors and cities delegates from the signatory cities will convene at  FAO Headquarters in Rome, on the occasion of World Food Day to discuss the progresses and envision the future of the Pact. The Mayors' summit will...

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29 Aug Activities in Barcelona

To implement the Food Smart Cities for development  project a new coordinating group has been stablished between: Barcelona’s City Council (Ajuntament de Barcelona), in particular: the Division of Trade and Consumer Affairs (Direcció de Comerç i Consum) and  Division of Global Justice and International Cooperation (Direcció de Justícia...

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29 Aug Activities in Marseille

Here are the main activities the city of Marseille is carrying out on food issues: 1. Food Workshop A local assessment has been started at the beginning of 2016 within the municipality in order to appraise achievements, assets, weaknesses and issues of the food system. That work was...

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04 Aug Annual Gathering and Mayors summit 2016: draft agenda

The MUFPP Annual Gathering and Mayors Summit 2016 will take place on 13-14 October at FAO Headquarters in Rome,  on the occasion of the World Food Day. View the draft agenda Download here the Annual Gathering and Mayors' summit draft agenda in English Download here the Annual Gathering...

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01 Aug Milan Pact Awards: the evaluation committee has been formed

We are happy to announce that the evaluation committee of the Milan Pact Awards have been formed. It comprises representatives from scientific, research, donor, international, civil society, private sector and media organizations: Miguel Altieri, University of California, Berkeley Roberto Barbieri, OXFAM Italy, Rome Ashley  Baxstrom, Food & Nutrition Representative to...

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