Grand Lyon, collectivité signataire du Pacte de Milan

20 December 2016

Bruno Charles, Elu de la commune de Lyon, 15ème Vice-président de la Métropole de Lyon répond aux questions d’IUFN sur l’engagement de sa collectivité dans le Pact de Milan. Interview réalisé à l’occasion du déplacement du Grand Lyon à Rome en octobre 2016 pour prendre part à la première édition des Milan Urban Food Policy Pact Awards.

Keywords : City-region food systems

Guide pour construire son Projet alimentaire territoriale en 3 questions

1 September 2016

Anna FAUCHER, Responsable du Pôle Conseil et Accompagnement d’IUFN présente l’approche du guide méthodologique Construire son projet alimentaire territorial en mode projet ou en mode LaboM’21 IUFN-Gironde.

Keywords : City-region food systems

Rapporteur de la loi Allain sur l’ancrage territorial de l’alimentation croit au changement

26 April 2016

Après son adoption à l’unanimité à l’Assemblée Nationale en janvier 2016, la proposition de loi « Faciliter l’ancrage territorial de l’alimentation » portée par la députée de Dordogne Brigitte Allain, était examinée au Sénat le 9 mars dernier. En cinq articles, elle vise à soutenir le développement des circuits-courts et de proximité et à  améliorer la qualité […]

Keywords : AgroindustryCity-region food systemsConsumptionFood legislationFood policiesInstitutional feedingOrganic foodsSchool meals

Manger local – Députée EELV Brigitte Allain présente sa proposition de loi

Auteure du rapport « Circuits courts et relocalisation des filières agricoles et alimentaires » remis à Stéphane Le Foll en septembre 2015 et de la proposition de loi « Faciliter l’ancrage territorial de l’alimentation » adoptée à l’unanimité à l’Assemblée Nationale, Brigitte Allain revient sur les difficultés rencontrées par sa proposition de loi au Sénat et plus globalement sur […]

Keywords : City-region food systemsConsumer behaviourDietary guidelinesFeeding habitsFood policiesFood systemFood system governanceGovernmentHealthLegislationOrganic foodsSchool meals

Bordeaux Métropole – Ville signataire du Pacte de Milan

1 March 2016

Anne Walryck, Vice-Présidente de Bordeaux Métropole, en charge du Développement Durable (Agenda 21, Plan Climat – Transition Energétique – Réseau de chaleur) répond aux questions d’IUFN sur l’engagement de la collectivités dans le Pact de Milan. /////// Votre collectivité a été parmi plus de cent villes mondiales à signer en octobre 2015 le Pacte de Milan […]

Keywords : City-region food systems

Alison WATSON – United Nations Environment Programme (France)

28 September 2015

IUFN // From your perspective, what were some of the 2014 milestones that were achieved related to city region food systems? The trends of 2014 are the most important. These included: Growing awareness of relationship between rural and urban food systems and the need for integrated policy-making that takes into account production, consumption and nutrition […]

José L. OSETE – Hungarian National Federation of Local Territories (Hungary/France)

20 September 2015

IUFN // From your perspective, what were some of the 2014 milestones that were achieved related to city region food systems? I have been working on and been interested since 2010 in the issue of short food supply chains. In my work, I have witnessed a growing awareness of many actors, in particular of local […]

Henri ROUILLÉ D’ORFEUIL (CIRAD)

20 May 2015

Using 2014′s Year of Family Farming as a starting point, Henri Rouillé d’Orfeuil expands upon the importance of agricultural land protection, City Region Food Systems (CRFS), and how bringing together a variety of stakeholders is key to addressing our globalized food system.

Keywords : City-region food systemsFarming systemsFood systemFood system governanceLand ownershipLandownersResearchTenant's rightsUrban development

Emily MATTHEISEN – HIC on the Future of City Region Food Systems

20 March 2015

Emily MATTHEISEN, HIC Global Program Officer, provides her point of view on the Future of City Region Food Systems – IUFN’s Special Issue Newsletter March 2015.

Keywords : City-region food systemsCivil society organizationsCommunity involvementConsumer educationFood systemFood system governanceGenderGovernmentHuman rightsIndigenous organizationsInformation transferNongovernmental organizationsPoliciesSocial participation

Lynn PEEMOELLER on the Future of City Region Food Systems

19 March 2015

Lynn PEEMOELLER, Food Systems Planning Consultant (Germany/USA) providing her point of view on the Future of City Region Food Systems – IUFN’s Special Issue Newsletter March 2015.

Keywords : City-region food systemsFood policiesFood systemFood system governance

Peter VOLZ – Die Argonauten (Germany)

IUFN // From your perspective, what were some of the 2014 milestones that were achieved related to city region food systems? Broader citizen awareness, Europe wide. For example, the Stadt-Land-Food-Festival in Berlin attracted large crowds. Another thing is the implementation of many well thought-through projects in the field of urban gardening, composting and fishing. IUFN […]

Marielle DUBBELING – Director of RUAF Foundation on the Future of City Region Food Systems

18 March 2015

Marielle DUBBELING, Director of RUAF Foundation provides her point of view on the Future of City Region Food Systems – IUFN’s Special Issue Newsletter March 2015.

Keywords : City-region food systemsDiffusion of researchFood systemFood system governanceImpact assessmentPlanningPoliciesProject evaluationUrban developmentUrbanization

Karim HUSSEIN, IFAD on the Future of City Region Food Systems

17 March 2015

Karim HUSSEIN, Strategic Policy Analysis and Knowledge Management Officer in IFAD’s Strategy and Knowledge Department, Food Systems Planning Consultant (Germany/USA) on the Future of City Region Food Systems – IUFN’s Special Issue Newsletter March 2015.

Keywords : City-region food systemsFarmersFarming systemsFood systemFood system governanceRegional governmentRural areasRural communitiesRural development

Hans DIETER TEMP – Cidades sem Fome (Brazil)

16 March 2015

IUFN // From your perspective, what were some of the 2014 milestones that were achieved related to city region food systems? From my perspective, the year 2014 has seen many milestones achieved on the way to more sustainable urban solutions. City region food system projects have continuously gained attention and support around the world. Here […]

Gilles TRYSTRAM – Director General, Agroparistech (France)

IUFN // From your perspective, what were some of the 2014 milestones that were achieved related to city region food systems? 2014 is for me a transition year. I am not sure that a lot of events are really relevant in the field of food systems even if numerous meetings, discussions, and scientific papers were […]

Harriet FRIEDMANN – University of Toronto (Canada)

IUFN // From your perspective, what were some of the 2014 milestones that were achieved related to city region food systems? The ICLEI meeting, where an international urban environmental organization noticed food! The re-election of the Workers Party (PT) in Brazil. Even though they have changed some important directions from the initial promises about environment […]

Makiko TAGUCHI – Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (Italy)

IUFN // From your perspective, what were some of the 2014 milestones that were achieved related to city region food systems? We were able to establish a strong collaborative group of organizations that are committed to city region food systems through their various entry points. The first significant event was the conference on city region […]

Florence EGAL – Independent Expert, Food security, nutrition and livelihoods

IUFN // From your perspective, what were some of the 2014 milestones that were achieved related to city region food systems? The conference on City Region Food Systems and Sustainable Urban Development, held on 9 April 2014 in Medellin on the occasion of the 7th World Urban Forum, built on the networking and collaboration initiated in the 90s to […]

Greg KEEFFE – Why urban food production makes sense and how to make it happen

29 January 2015

Professor Keeffe shares his insights on the benefits of urban agriculture and talks about his Hardware-Software-Interface approach.

Keywords : Applied researchCity-region food systemsConsumer behaviourDesignEnterprisesHorticultureUrban agriculture

Andrea CALORI – Food policy design for Milano metropolitan region

21 November 2014

Milan city council and the Cariplo Foundation are looking beyond Milan 2015 and just sealed a deal to launch a Food Policy. This tool will allow the municipality to make the city more sustainable and with more social justice regarding topics linked to food. This innovative project is aiming at organizing public policies dealing with […]

Keywords : City-region food systemsEcosystemsFood chainsFood policiesFood systemFood system governanceGovernancePeri-urban / Suburban agricultureProject designUrban development

Jean-Louis ROBILLARD – Local food policy for Nord Pas de Calais region

21 October 2014

Jean-Louis ROBILLARD, Vice-President of the Regional Council of Nord Pas de Calais region in France, in charge of Food, Regionalisation of Agriculture and Rural development shares with IUFN his impressions of local food policy design process launched one year ago in this French region.

Keywords : City-region food systemsDesignFood policiesFood system governanceGovernancePlanningPublic administration

Dominique TRINEL – Local food policy : being pragmatic

On October 18 2012, driven by the Green party local representative Jean-Louis ROBILLARD, the Nord Pas de Calais region (NPDC Region) is the first French region to have designated food governance as one of the main strategic elements for the regional development (Opération de développement – OD). The main objectives were to facilitate access to […]

Keywords : City-region food systemsConsumer behaviourConsumer educationFood policiesFood systemFood system governanceLocal governmentProject designRegional government

Wayne ROBERTS – Fixing food not only solves food problems

5 July 2014

At the occasion of the publication of his new book – Food for city building – Dr. Wayne Roberts, a leading analyst, advocate and practitioner in the field of city food policy shares with IUFN his long term experience.

Keywords : Capacity buildingCommunity involvementEconomic developmentEmpowermentFood policiesFood supplyInnovationLand policiesModernizationParticipationTechnological changesUrban development

Lauren BAKER – CHALLENGES OF CITY-REGION FOOD GOVERNANCE (Filmed ITW)

18 May 2014

Lauren BAKER, Coordinator of Food Policy Council of Toronto, pioneer Food Policy Council on international level with 20 years experience in the field, is sharing with IUFN her vision of food governance for city-regions.  Lauren BAKER is member of the Board of directors of IUFN. This interview was realized during the IUFN’s international workshop LAND […]

Keywords : City-region food systemsDevelopment policiesFood policiesFood productionFood system governanceLand policiesLand usePeri-urban / Suburban agriculturePlanningUrban agriculture

André VILJOEN – CONTINUOUS PRODUCTIVE URBAN LANDSCAPES (Filmed ITW)

Andre VILJOEN, a leading figure in the field of urban food production, its rationale, urban and architectural design implications, based at University of Brighton, shares with IUFN the concept of Continuous Productive Urban Landscapes (CPUL). This interview was realized during the IUFN’s international workshop LAND FOR FOOD, April 24-25th, UNESCO, Paris (France) where André VILJOEN was one of invited speakers.

Keywords : City-region food systemsFood policiesFood wastesPeri-urban / Suburban agriculturePlanningResearchUrban agricultureUrban developmentUrban planningUrban wastesUrbanization

Véronique RIOUFOL – RECONCILE URBAN AND TERRITORIAL DEVELOPMENT (Filmed ITW in French)

17 May 2014

Véronique RIOUFOL, coordinator of European relations at Terre de liens shares with IUFN her point of view on the necessity of a reconciliation of rural and urban development. This interview was realized during the IUFN’s international workshop LAND FOR FOOD, April 24-25th, UNESCO, Paris (France) where Véronique RIOUFOL was one of the invited speakers.

Keywords : Food policiesLand policiesLand resourcesLand useLand use planningPeri-urban / Suburban agriculturePlanningUrban agriculture

Lilian PELLEGRINO – DENSIFYING THE CITY TO PROTECT PRODUCTIVE LAND (Filmed ITW in French)

16 May 2014

Lilian PELLEGRINO, in charge of the European project URBACT Sustainable Food in Urban Communities at the City of Lyon (France) stresses the importance and the potential of urban densification in the perspective of arable land preservation. This interview was realized during the IUFN’s international workshop LAND FOR FOOD, April 24-25th, UNESCO, Paris (France) where Lilian PELLEGRINO was one of the invited speakers.

Keywords : Economic activitiesFood policiesFood supplyLand usePlanningRural planningTownsUrban agricultureUrban areasUrban planning

Joe NASR – URBAN AGRICULTURE, FOOD JOBS AND SUSTAINABLE CITIES (Filmed ITW)

6 May 2014

Joe Nasr, Urban Agriculture and Urban Food Security teacher through the Reyerson University Centre’s Food Security Certificate, shares with IUFN his point of view on the potential of urban agriculture as an economic sector. This interview was realized during the IUFN’s international workshop LAND FOR FOOD, April 24-25th, UNESCO, Paris (France) where Joe NASR was one of invited speakers.

Keywords : EcosystemsLand useLand use planningPeri-urban / Suburban agricultureSocioeconomic developmentSustainable developmentUrban agricultureUrban developmentUrbanizationZoning

Christophe HILLAIRET – WHAT PRICE TO PRESERVE ARABLE LAND? (Filmed ITW in French)

5 May 2014

Christophe HILLAIRET, the President of the Interdepartemental Chamber of agriculture of Ile-de-France Region in France shares with IUFN his point of view on the cost-effectiveness of the protection of arable land in a long term perspective. This interview was realized during the IUFN’s international workshop LAND FOR FOOD, April 24-25th, UNESCO, Paris (France) where Christophe HILLAIRET was one of the invited speakers.

Keywords : Agricultural resourcesEconomic activitiesEconomic analysisFarmersLand degradationLand useLand use planningPeri-urban / Suburban agriculturePlanning

Jean-Cyril DAGORN – STRESSING THE ‘FEEDING’ FUNCTION OF AGRICULTURE (Filmed ITW in French)

Jean-Cyril DAGORNE, a food security advocacy officer at Oxfam France shares with IUFN his point of view on land use challenges seen by an international NGO. This interview was realized during the IUFN’s international workshop LAND FOR FOOD, April 24-25th, UNESCO, Paris, where Jean-Cyril DAGORNE was one of the invited speakers.

Keywords : AgricultureFood systemLand use

Lauren SHIELDS – LAND FOR FOOD IN HANOI

4 May 2014

Lauren SHIELDS, consultant at BSR (France) shares with IUFN her point of view of land for food challenges in developing countries like Vietnam, based on her study of Hanoi’s food system. This interview was realized during the IUFN’s international workshop LAND FOR FOOD, April 24-25th, UNESCO, Paris (France) where Lauren SHIELDS was one of invited speakers.

Keywords : Developing countriesFood policiesLand usePeri-urban / Suburban agriculturePopulation densityResource depletionRural planningUrban agricultureUrban planningUrban population

François COLLART DUTILLEUL – THINK DIFFERENTLY RURAL-URBAN LINKAGES (Filmed ITW in French)

Professor at the University of Nantes and Director of the LASCAUX EU program on the right to food in the world, François COLLART DUTILLEUL shares with IUFN his point of view of historical and current links between rural and urban areas. This interview was realized at the occasion of IUFN’s LAND FOR FOOD international workshop in April 2014 at UNESCO, where François COLLART DUTTILLEUL was an invited speaker.

Keywords : Food policiesLand degradationLand use planningPeri-urban / Suburban agriculturePlanningSoil managementUrban areasUrban development

Sandrine FOURNIS – LAND FOR FOOD (Filmed ITW in French)

Sandrine FOURNIS, Director of Bureau des Territoires at French Ministry of Environment, Sustainable development and Energy shares her vision of rural-urban linkages within the perspective of food security. Interview realized during IUFN’s international workshop LAND FOR FOOD, Land use & Sustainable food systems for cities, UNESCO, April 24-25th 2014. Sandrine FOURNIS Ministry of Environment, Sustainable development and Energy (France)

Keywords : City-region food systemsFood policiesLand usePeri-urban / Suburban agricultureUrban areas

Andrea CALORI – LAND USE & Sustainable food systems for cities (Filmed ITW)

Andrea CALORI, President of Urgenci international and since July 2014 in charge of designing local food policy for Milan metropolitan region, Italy shares with IUFN his vision of food planning. This interview was realized during the IUFN’s international workshop LAND FOR FOOD, April 24-25th, UNESCO, Paris (France).

Keywords : DesignFood policiesFood systemFood system governancePlanningUrban development

Daniel WATHELET – THE POWER OF PARTICIPATORY PROCESSES TO FEED NEW IDEAS (Filmed ITW in French)

30 April 2014

Daniel WATHELET, director of the TRAME (Belgium), gives his point of view on the choice of an Open Forum participatory process for the IUFN’s international workshop LAND FOR FOOD, Land and food governance of city-regions, April 24-25th 2014, Paris.

Keywords : GovernancePublic administrationUrban developmentUrbanization

Joy CAREY – RESILIENT FOOD SYSTEMS? AGREE ON THE PROBLEM TO SOLVE FIRST

3 April 2014

Joy Carey, British local food consultant, and author of the ‘Who feeds Bristol?’ report answers IUFN’s questions.

Keywords : Food policiesPlanningRegional Planning

INTERNATIONAL INTER-CITY COOPERATION SERVING LOCAL FOOD SECURITY

8 March 2014

André PASTERNAK, Policy Officer for the Commissioner for External Action of Local Authorities, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (France) shares her point of view on the relevance of local authorities’ cooperation at the international level on food issues.

RESEARCH AS AN ESSENTIAL TOOL FOR ACTION

10 January 2014

Guilhem SOUTOU, Manager of Sustainable Food program at the Daniel and Nina Carasso Foundation shares his opinion on the role of research in the sustainable food systems of tomorrow.

SUSTAINABLE FOOD SUPPLY FOR CITIES: A STRATEGIC ISSUE

5 January 2014

Claire-Anne DAVID-LECOURT, Director of Sustainable City at Caisse des Dépôts (France) shares her opinion on the food governance of urban regions.