MUFPP & IURC Asia Pacific Food Policy Training – REPORT

The Milan Urban Food Policy Pact Secretariat and the IURC programme jointly developed a series of webinars aimed at cities in the region willing to enrich their knowledge on food policy development. The online training featured a total of 6 webinars directly linked to the categories of the Milan Pact. The aim is to boost the development of urban food policy in Asia Pacific as innovative actions to promote urban development. 

Barcelona Challenge – One year after report

Food systems – entailing activities that allow for the production, transformation, distribution and consumption of food- are responsible for over a third of global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions1. Due to all that, food and agriculture are key triggers to cool down the planet. Although cities are not where food is produced, they consume over 70% […]

Report on the 1st MUFPP Asia Pacific Regional Forum

With support from the European Union, the Milan Urban Food Policy Pact (MUFPP) Secretariat and the City of Bandung co-organised the 1st MUFPP Asia Pacific Regional Forum on 3-4 August 2022 in support of Indonesia’s U20 Mayors Summit and G20 Summit, to be held at the end of August and in mid-November this year respectively. Titled […]

Report on 18 European cities. Empowering urban youth for food and climate action.

“Empowering urban youth for food and climate action: A research on 18 European cities ” offers a very broad and significant panorama of how policies concerning food and climate are developed and the ways in which young people are the object or co-protagonists of these policies. As these issues are mainly developing in the absence […]

MUFPP 7th Global Forum Barcelona 2021

In the context of the World Sustainable Food Capital 2021, between 19th – 21st October the City of Barcelona hosted the 7th MUFPP Global Forum on the topic of Growing Resilience: Sustainable Food to tackle the Climate Emergency. The Forum was an excellent opportunity for cities and partners to re-connect, exchange experiences, challenges, knowledge, and […]

2019 Report Milan Pact Awards

This report intends to share the results of the 2019 edition of the Milan Pact Awards, a joint initiative of the City of Milan and the Cariplo Foundation. The Milan Pact Awards were launched in 2016, as a contribution to the activities of the Milan Urban Food Policy Pact (MUFPP). This 4th edition was the […]

2018 The role of cities in the transformation of food systems

This report seeks to highlight trends in the progressive evolution of urban food policy and practice as seen in the 157 submissions from the 2016, 2017 and 2018 cycles of Milan Pact Awards. Short briefs of a selection of 50 practices are referenced in the annex to this report and posted on the Urban Food […]

2018 Food Losses and Waste in European Cities

The main aim of the document is to share an overview on ongoing actions about food losses and waste in European Cities for a better understanding of the practices and the role that local authorities can play to support them. The aim of the present work is to elaborate an overview on the variety of […]

2017 Food in Cities study

Mapping innovative urban food strategies designed to promote the production, delivery and consumption of sustainable and healthy food. This report is part of the ‘Food in cities: study on innovation for a sustainable and healthy production, delivery and consumption of food in cities’ project.The main aim of the study is to gain a better understanding […]