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07 Feb 2018
The MUFPP at World Urban Forum: working for sustainable urban food systems

A delegation of the Milan Urban Food Policy Pact (MUFPP) is participating in the WUF 9 from 7-13 February 2018 in Kuala Lumpur to highlight the importance of local governments in making food systems more sustainable and resilient. The fast pace of urbanization is putting under strain...

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01 Feb 2018
MUFPP Open Consultation and report on Annual Gathering in Valencia

During the Third MUFPP Annual Gathering held in Valencia from 19-21 October 2017  the mayor of Milan, chair of the MUFPP Steering committee announced the launch of an open consultation to collect ideas and suggestions on the future of the Pact.  The questionnaire is now...

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25 Jan 2018
Washington DC and Madison (Wisconsin) sign the MUFPP

The Mayors of Washington DC, Muriel Bowser and Madison (Wisconsin), Paul Soglin signed today the Milan Urban Food Policy Pact during an official event held in the capital of the United States. In the event organized by the City of Washington and the US Conference...

The Global Nutrition Summit -Cities taking the lead
28 Dec 2017
Global Nutrition Summit 2017. Watch the video “Cities taking the lead”

Currently over half of the world population lives in urban areas, a proportion projected to rise to two thirds by 2050. Rapid urbanization is putting great pressure on the environment and the global food system. Many cities are facing the triple burden of malnutrition: the...

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18 Oct 2017
Third Annual Gathering and Mayors’ summit programme and live streaming

On 19-21 October in Valencia will take place the Third MUFPP Annual Gathering and Mayors' summit. Find out more about the programme Follow the live streaming Thursday 19 October 14.00 MUFFP Annual Gathering Opening https://www.youtube.com/embed/oW2YV5h-CRI?rel=0   Friday 20 October 10.00 Mayors' Debate and Valencia Statement https://www.youtube.com/embed/M_bHx5o1ahs?rel=0   Friday 20 14.30 Milan Pact Awards Prize...

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13 Oct 2017
Mexico City and Tegucigalpa work together on children’s food security

Mexico city winner of the Milan Pact Awards 2016 decided to invest the monetary prize to work with Tegucigalpa. The technical assistance project between Mexico City and Tegucigalpa aims to providing guidelines for the design of a Comprehensive Nutrition and Food Education Model for child...