Plan ‘Manger régional, c’est capital’ de la région Pays de la Loire

2 December 2016

Fière de son agriculture, la Région des Pays de la Loire poursuit son engagement concret auprès des agriculteurs en lançant une campagne pour encourager les Ligériens à consommer régional.

Projets alimentaires territoriaux sur France Inter avec IUFN

28 November 2016

Aujourd’hui, dans l’émission les Carnets de campagne de France Inter, Markéta Braine-Supkova, Fondatrice et Directrice d’IUFN répond aux questions de Philippe Bertrand sur les dynamiques PAT.

OFFRE DE POSTE – IUFN CHERCHE DES RENFORTS – POSTULEZ!

16 November 2016

Nous recherchons un-e chargé-e de mission pour le pôle Conseil et accompagnement. Envie de rejoindre notre équipe?

Premiers résultats du rapport IPES Food : What drives urban food policy: Lessons learned from five case studies

17 October 2016

Corinna Hawkes a présenté en avant première quelques résultats d’une étude majeur à venir en début 2017, réalisée par IPES-Food : What drives urban food policy: Lessons learned from five case studies – qui met en lumière la façon dont les politiques alimentaires innovantes ont été élaborées à partir d’une variété de points d’entrée dans les villes à travers le monde.

Grand Lyon et Nantes Métropole à la FAO pour les cérémonies du Pacte de Milan

13 October 2016

Pour les 8 signataires français, les cérémonies sont une occasion idéale pour d’échanger des idées et partager les progrès respectifs dans la réalisation des objectifs du Pacte avec les pairs. IUFN est bien sûr présente pour capter en direct l’énergie de cet événement international majeur.

Climate Chance: Changement climatique et alimentation des villes

25 September 2016

L’alimentation des villes doit être au cœur des actions d’atténuation et d’adaptation au changement climatique. Pour cette raison, IUFN a travaillé en 2015 et 2016 avec la Fondation Nicolas Hulot et le Programme des Nations Unies pour l’Environnement pour mieux comprendre les enjeux de l’alimentation des villes dans un contexte de changement climatique.

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Nantes Métropole présente son chantier de Projet Alimentaire Territorial au ClimateChance

23 September 2016

ClimateChance donne la parole à Nantes Métropole, première métropole engagée dans un Projet alimentaire territoriale (PAT) en France. RDV à l’espace Agora lundi 26 septembre 2016.

SOUTENIR LE DEVELOPPEMENT DES PROJETS ALIMENTAIRES TERRITORIAUX – APPEL A PROJETS PNA 2016

15 September 2016

Ministère de l’agriculture double les fonds pour ce nouvel appel à projets PNA avec un zoom sur le développement des Projets Alimentaires Territoriaux. Candidatez!

GUIDE METHODOLOGIQUE – CONSTRUIRE SON PROJET ALIMENTAIRE TERRITORIAL

15 May 2016

Consultez le guide méthodologique co-construit par le Conseil départemental de la Gironde et IUFN pour aider les collectivités à imaginer leur projet alimentaire territorial. Présentation officielle au SIA2016 sur le stand d’AgroParisTech!

Et si on mangeait local …

26 April 2016

Le rapport d’information conduit par la députée de Dordogne Brigitte Allain sur l’ancrage territorial de l’alimentation, traduit une aspiration citoyenne pour une alimentation durable, de proximité et de qualité comme une opportunité pour les territoires et les collectivités locales.

CEMR Congress – Designing a local food strategy progress-monitoring tool – IUFN-URBACT-CEMR workshop April 22 2016, Cyprus

19 April 2016

The session’s goal is to associate European local authorities attending the CEMR Congress to the co-desing of the CRFSWach Barometer and to collect their qualitative feedback during a world café style workshop facilitated by IUFN.

LE PACTE DE MILAN – LES COLLECTIVITES FRANÇAISES S’ENGAGENT POUR LES SYSTÈMES ALIMENTAIRES TERRITORIAUX

1 March 2016

En France, huit collectivités ont répondu à l’appel de la ville de Milan et ont signé le Milan Urban Food Policy Pact. Elles s’engageant à agir au niveau local pour des systèmes alimentaires plus durables.

CAMPAGNE DE CROWDFUNDING POUR LA VERSION FRANÇAISE DE NOTRE SITE WEB

19 January 2016

IUFN A BESOIN DE VOUS! Campagne de crowdfunding pour mettre à jour notre site web en français pour aider les collectivités à appliquer réellement les recommandations du URBAN FOOD POLICY PACT de MILAN!

JUST RELEASED : VIDEOS OF THE CLIMATE CHANGE URBAN FOOD WEBINARS

16 December 2015

Designed to inform policy discussions in the lead-up to COP21, the videos of the 4 webinars of the Climate Change Urban Food initiative are now online!

RAPPORT FINAL ETUDE IUFN-MEDDE – MESURER LES IMPACTS DE L’APPROCHE TERRITORIALE DE L’ALIMENTATION

11 December 2015

La synthèse des principaux résultats opérationnels de l’étude IUFN-MEDDE et la vidéo de la conférence de restitution.

WEBINAR – Impacts of city region food systems? – Mesurer les impacts de l’approche territoriale de l’alimentation

19 November 2015

French Ministry of Ecology, Sustainable development and Energy is inviting you to take part in a webinar on the importance of impacts assessment of city region food systems as part of an efficient methodological approach when designing local food policy.

Milan Urban Food Policy Pact to be signed as Milan EXPO 2015 legacy

7 October 2015

On 15th October 2015 the Milan Urban Food Policy Pact will be signed with an official ceremony as an international protocol for the development of food systems based on the principles of sustainability and social justice. French local authorities are in!

TOWNS AND ECOLOGICAL TRANSITION – Did you say climate change?

20 September 2015

Leading up to the COP21 Paris conference, on September 24th and 25th 2015 will take place in Budapest, Hungary the 8th Congress of European Small Cities with Towns and ecological transition conference held by the Institut français of Budapest.

IUFN/ FNH/ UNEP towards COP21 – Launching the CLIMATE CHANGE URBAN FOOD Initiative

19 September 2015

IT IS TIME TO ACT ! As part of the COP21 international conference’ program, IUFN, FNH Fondation Nicolas Hulot and UNEP are launching the CLIMATE CHANGE URBAN FOOD Initiative to explore city region food systems potential contribution to climate change mitigation and adaptation.

IUFN-MEDDE workshop ‘Developing city region food systems in France’

16 September 2015

On September 17th 2015, IUFN convenes French local and national stakeholders to a one-day workshop ‘Developing city region food systems in France’, destined to design possible solutions in developing city-region food systems approach in France.

Exciting conference series on the Governance of the Food System with French Institute of Italy

6 September 2015

Starting April and running until October 2015 as part of the Milan EXPO 2015, the Rome based French Institute of Italy (IFI) is providing two exciting series of round tables and related events on the strategic issue Governance of the Food System(s).

Research and Processes about Food Systems at the University of Torino

5 September 2015

Check the last updates on the research work of an interdisciplinary group based at the University of Turin, in collaboration with other institutions and universities, such as the Città Metropolitana of Turin, the Politecnico of Turin and the University of Gastronomic Sciences.

National analysis – City Region Food Systems on the Political Agenda in France

29 June 2015

A 2013/2014 IUFN’s national study reveals a slow comeback of food issue on the agenda of city regions in industrialized countries. Check how French local governments and actors are involved! Read a summary of the report published in RUAF Urban Agriculture Magazine n°29.

IUFN’s City region food systems Caravan Milan 2015 is up and running!

22 May 2015

From the 1st of May to the 31st of October 2015, next World Expo – Feeding the planet, energy for life – will take place in Milan, Italy. This global event will gather for six months policy makers as well as the general public on the issue of sustainable food systems. In this perspective, from  March […]

CITY REGION FOOD SYSTEMS – Food in an urbanized world – ISU/ 3Keel report

9 April 2015

How the engagement of city regions in food systems policy and planning can help towards a more integrated and synergetic approach to rural and urban development and a more inclusive approach to providing nutritional security for all.

IUFN Study – Measuring impact of city region food systems?

23 March 2015

IUFN with a support of the French Ministry of Environment (Ministère de l’environnement, du développement durable et de l’énergie) is currently conducting a 10-month study to figure out how to evaluate the impact of city region food systems and to provide first data.

INTERVIEWS SERIES – International experts on the future of city region food systems

16 March 2015

IUFN is happy to share with you a series of special interviews with international experts on the future of city region food systems!

EVENT – TERRITOIRES, NATURAL RESOURCES & FOOD SECURITY, March 26-27th 2015 Nantes (France)

20 February 2015

IUFN is happy to partner with this most awaited international meeting on sustainable local food policies and role of local authorities, proposed by Lascaux EU program, University of Nantes in March 26-27th 2015 in Nantes (France).

The U.S. reports on its local and regional food systems

5 February 2015

The United States Department of Agriculture has released a report on the state of the country’s local and regional food systems.

MAPPING City Region Food Systems KEY PLAYERS – Are you in?

26 January 2015

Call for participation – help us identify important actors of sustainable food systems for city region internationally through a new interactive mapping tool.

Ile-de-France – A regional strategy for sustainable and local agriculture

18 December 2014

France’s most populated region has developed a strategy to transform their city region food system.

Climate change and sustainable food systems – COP20

The 20th annual Conference of Parties (COP) came to a close last week in Lima, Peru, and conference delegates discussed and debated the elements of a global treaty that will address combating climate change.

IUFN City Region Food Systems Caravan Milan 2015

Series of awareness raising events on city region food systems’ potential and local food celebration in European cities From the 1st of May to the 31st of October 2015, the next World Expo – Feeding the planet, energy for life – will take place in Milan (Italy). This global event will bring together for six […]

Designing a Food Planning Tool – Synthesis of IUFN’s special session at AESOP 6th

24 November 2014

Set as a participatory two-hour workshop, the special session was an opportunity to have a quick dive into the world of planning tools with food in mind. Get the Synthesis and join the dedicated LinkedIN group.

Local Food Governance – An element of regional development for Nord Pas de Calais Region (France)

21 October 2014

In 2012, driven by the Green party local representative Jean-Louis ROBILLARD, the Nord Pas de Calais region is the first French region to designate food governance as one of the main strategic elements for the regional development (Opération de développement – OD).

Food policy design for Milano metropolitan region

Milan City council and the Cariplo Foundation are looking beyond Milan 2015 and has sealed a deal to launch a Local Food Policy.

JOIN THE CALL FOR GLOBAL ACTION ON CITY REGION FOOD SYSTEMS

17 October 2014

Sign the Call for Global Action at www.cityregionfoodsystem.org today and join the international community engaged for city region food systems and sustainable urbanization.

Florence EGAL on Sustainable diets and local governance

11 October 2014

At the occasion of the Committee for World Food Security Week in Rome, Florence EGAL, Nutritionist, Independent Expert, Member of IUFN’s Strategic Advisory Board is sharing her point of view on the challenging links between Sustainable Diets and local governance.

Local governments in the run-up to Paris Climate 2015: from local stakeholders to global facilitators

9 October 2014

Synthesis of a Parliamentary report submitted by Ronan Dantec, French Senator for the Loire-Atlantique departement, and Michel Delebarre, former French Ministre d’État and Senator for the Nord department on the role of Local governments in the run-up to Paris Climate 2015 Conference.

CITY REGION FOOD SYSTEMS & SUSTAINABLE URBANISATION – CFS 41 side event, October 17th Rome

7 October 2014

As a first step towards a multistakeholders global cooperation mechanism, IUFN with core partner institutions of the Call for Global Action are convening large audience to a dedicated side event during the CFS Week, Rome, Italy on CITY REGION FOOD SYSTEMS & SUSTAINABLE URBANISATION.

Launch of the UN Habitat/UCLG/LSE Cities survey on urban governance

7 August 2014

Contribute to a better understanding of the role of urban governance in shaping the future development of cities.

Launch of SITOPOLIS – open access journal on Urban Agriculture and Regional Food Systems

5 August 2014

A multi-disciplinary, peer-reviewed and open access journal focussing on urban and peri-urban agriculture and systems of urban and regional food provisioning in developing, transition and advanced economies.

Eating habits must change to protect people and planet

4 August 2014

New report from Food Climate Research Network calls for firm steps towards sustainable healthy eating.

City Regions as Landscapes for People, Food and Nature

18 July 2014

A new take on integrated landscapes that highlights important linkages between cities, peri-urban areas and rural areas through food.

French regions officially supporting the development of territorial food systems

11 July 2014

The signature of the Rennes Declaration for Territorial Food Systems shows the commitment of the French regions to regional food systems development.

Online consultation on 10YFP Sustainable Food Systems Programme

8 July 2014

This survey aims to collect input from all interested stakeholders for the design of a sustainable food systems programme under the 10YFP.

Launch of IPES-Food – a new group of high level scientists on sustainable food systems

5 July 2014

The Daniel and Nina Carasso Foundation established an International Panel of Experts on Sustainable Food Systems (IPES-Food).

IUFN’s web re-shaping for sunny days

25 June 2014

We are happy to announce you that with summer days, IUFN has engaged some profound changes for our website. The goal is twofold. On one hand to provide you even more relevant information on the sustainable food systems for city-regions issue’s progress on international level. On the other hand we are making our best to […]

Join IUFN’s on-line group on Sustainable Food Systems for City-regions on LinkedIN

19 June 2014

You have expressed your interest in becoming part of an on-line community on sustainable food governance for city-regions. Come and join today IUFN’s LinkedIN group! This new on-line tool will give you the possibility to concretely participate in the creation of sustainable solutions for tomorrow’s food systems within a growing international community. What is the IUFN’s […]

Did you say land use? – Follow up on IUFN’s LAND FOR FOOD Workshop

8 May 2014

Creating a space to imagine together the solutions to preserve land for food around cities: the objective of IUFN’s international workshop LAND FOR FOOD was achieved!

Future of EU food safety and nutrition policy

5 May 2014

New EU report outlines scenarios with future challenges on food safety and nutrition.

Urbact III – Towards a new European urban agenda

3 April 2014

The third wave of the European exchange and learning program promoting sustainable urban development wants to focus on concrete and integrated strategies.

LAND FOR FOOD – LAST CALL

2 April 2014

Due to a high number of registrations, the co-design workshop’s quota has been reached. Please contact us to register for a waiting list.

Appetite for change: transformations in China’s food system

1 April 2014

FCRN major new report providing a detailed and integrative analysis of the dramatic changes in China’s food system over the last 35 years

The Public Plate in New York City

28 February 2014

The new report from the New York City Food Policy Center is out! Institutional food as a tool to improve public health and to fight against food insecurity.

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Scientists map food security and self-provision of major cities

20 February 2014

Tokyo, Canberra and Copenhagen’s food systems studied by researchers from the University of Copenhagen. Understanding the global system to ensure the future food security of world capitals.

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Expo Milano 2015: Feeding the Planet, Energy for life

19 February 2014

Taking up the objectives set out by Rio +20 and the United Nations Development Goals, Expo Milano 2015 will address the issues of food safety, security, and quality for sustainable development of the planet.

The success of the green-belt launch in Liège (Belgium)

28 January 2014

More than 150 actors involved, 25 workshops, structural projects’ definition … a nice start for this participatory project. Liège gives itself concrete means to promote local food.

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WE ARE ON-LINE!

26 January 2014

As announced during IUFN’s first international conference HUNGRY CITY in December 2012, we are happy to present you our brand new web-based interactive platform dedicated to sustainable urban food systems. It is key to foster dialogue between local authorities, the international research community and civil society around of one the most crucial challenges of our urbanizing world: that of feeding cities.

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We are all changemakers!

24 January 2014

International Urban Food Network is an international research and cooperation network on sustainable food governance of city-regions. Launched in 2011, it aims to strengthen the cooperation between policy makers and the international research community. IUFN defends sustainable food as a relevant axis for the construction of resilient territories and sustainable cities. Our objective is to co-create alternative sustainable food systems, guaranteeing food security of urban populations. IUFN is monitoring the issue in industrialized countries and in the BRICs.

I’m a City Changer – UN-Habitat campaign for a positive urban change

8 January 2014

The World Urban Campaign is the advocacy and partnership platform for cities in the twenty first century. Its goal is to place the urban agenda at the highest level in development policies.

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Agriculture and food systems for a sustainable future: an integrated approach by IIED

7 January 2014

IIED highlights the importance of sustainable agricultural and food systems as elements of any strategy to address the most pressing challenges of the post-2015 development agenda.

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Challenges of European Cities in transition

6 January 2014

Just as in western countries, the urbanisation in regions of Eastern Europe should reach 70% by 2050, resulting from rural exodus, much more that from a rise in urban populations births.

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Join IUFN’s group on Sustainable Food Systems for City-regions on LinkedIN

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You have expressed your interest in becoming part of an on-line community on sustainable food governance for city-regions. Come and join today IUFN’s LinkedIN group! This new on-line tool will give you the possibility to concretely participate in the creation of sustainable solutions for tomorrow’s food systems within a growing international community. What is the IUFN’s […]