<strong>The Power of Public Food Procurement</strong> 

The Power of Public Food Procurement  The transformative potential of school meals for children aged 1-16  On the 17th and 18th of June 2024,  the Milan Urban Food Policy Pact (MUFPP), the Municipality of Copenhagen and Roskilde University within the framework of the Horizon 2020 Food Trails project and the Cities Feeding the Future Initiative […]

<strong>Milan Food Waste Hub Study Tour</strong> 

The Milan Food Waste Hub Study Tour took place from June 27 to 29, 2023, with the purpose of inspiring, informing, and motivating senior city officials to implement ambitious climate actions by showcasing the Milan’s Food Waste Hub model to other cities dedicated to reducing food waste. The goal was to assist these cities in […]

Webinar series on Food and Nutrition in ASEAN Cities  

In the last years, the Milan Urban Food Policy Pact has been developing its cooperation with many cities in the Asia Pacific region. This year, a new crucial partnership was created between ASEAN and the MUFPP, which already counts 17 signatory cities from its member states.  Following the approval of the cooperation between MUFPP and the ASEAN Health Sector, […]

Next EU Regional Forum in Bordeaux

In partnership with Eurocities, the Milan Urban Food Policy Pact is organising the next European Regional Forum in Bordeaux on 27-29 September 2023. With the title “Good food for all“, the Forum will focus on how cities can foster food justice and ensure access to healthy, local and quality food for all. Successive crises have […]

The 5th MUFPP Regional Forum in Africa

The Milan Urban Food Policy Pact launches the 5th MUFPP Regional Forum in Africa. This event will be held from 17th to 19th July 2023, hosted by the city of Dakar, under the theme “Empowering City Officers for the Development of Food Strategies in Africa”. The forum is organized by the MUFPP Secretariat, in collaboration […]

New SC elections – submit your candidacy!

With the end of the mandate of the current Steering Committee, on 3 July 2023 the MUFPP Secretariat launched the Call for candidacies for the 4th MUFPP Steering Committee 2023-2025. The MUFPP Secretariat would like to thank the Steering Committee members (Antananarivo, Bandung, Barcelona, Belo Horizonte, Birmingham, Kazan, Mérida, Milan, New Haven, Ouagadougou, Rosario, Seoul, […]

Milan Pact Awards Retreat

From 13th to 16th June 2023, the Municipality of Milan will host the first Milan Pact Awards Retreat and welcome six cities from around the world that have been awarded for their innovative practices in food system transformation during the 8th Global Forum of the Milan Urban Food Policy Pact (MUFPP), held in Rio de […]

Bringing urban food policies to the table – high level event

On 9th March, the MUFPP and Eurocities are convening a joint high-level event to draw the attention on the importance of developing a comprehensive policy on sustainable food systems and the key role of including cities’ perspectives, achievements and ambitions to reiterate, once more, their essential role in transforming food systems. Indeed, in 2023, the […]

The 17th Annual Session of the Global Forum on Human Settlements

As one of the most important conferences worldwide focusing on sustainable cities and human settlements, the 17th Annual Session of Global Forum on Human Settlements (GFHS 2022) was held in a virtual format on December 15-16, 2022, with the theme being Together for a shared safer and greener urban future: resilient, carbon-neutral and nature-positive cities. Many […]