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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25 Jul Activities in Bilbao

Bilbao promotes a participatory process of discussion and development of guidelines for local food governance involving civil society, citizenship and economic and social sectors that have something to do in the food system of the city. The objective of this strategy is to involve associations...

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