08 Jul Activities in Utrecht

On September 26 2015 the Festival “Hier en Daar” took place to raise awareness on the effects of our decisions ‘here’ to other countries ‘there’. The municipality in cooperation with several parties in Utrecht held workshops on different food themes: Fairtrade and local food in catering...

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04 Jul Activities in Milan

In 2015 Milan has adopted its food strategy. The path towards the Milan Food Policy started in 2014 when the Municipality of Milan signed an agreement with Fondazione Cariplo aimed at developing a city’s food policy on a five-year team.. The objective is to coordinate...

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28 Jun Activities in Turin

  Turin was proud to host the 3rd edition of the LED Forum in October 2015. The World Forum on Local Economic Development is launched by UNDP and is held every two years. It aims to gather experts, politicians, administrators, researchers, citizens, students around the issue...

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28 Jun Activities of People’s Expo

The first important activity was the selection of networks to invite at People's Expo forum. It was done following  the suggestions of the Italian members of the Organizing Committee. The process was complex and it took more than six months to have 14 of them on...

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28 Jun Activities of Equo Garantito

From the 28th to the 31st of May 2015, Milan hosted the World Fair Trade Week : a number of events and meetings on Fair Trade located in different sites within the city The Milan Fair City The biggest Fair Trade Fair ever organized: 180 producers of food...

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28 Jun Activities in Thessaloniki

A ‘World Meal’ : smart event, 17-18 December 2015 Fair Trade Hellas along with Kedith (Community Enterprise of Thessaloniki) planned a ‘World Meal’, as a smart experiential event. It was the first effort to get the people of Thessaloniki together and inspire the set up of an urban...

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23 Jun Activities in Ghent

“Local urban food policy in relation to the global food sovereignty debate” Was the seminar held  on  11-12 June 2015  that brought together more than 40 food experts from all over the world.  Those participants contributed to the larger debate on sustainable local food policies and the interrelation...

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22 Jun Activities in Bruges

Food Lab The Bruges Food Lab is a knowledge and networking platform that consists of civil society organizations and municipal departments with expertise in this field. This stakeholder participatory approach is essential for the identification of a powerful and efficient food strategy. The Food Lab allows  organizations to exchange ideas and points...

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