Urban Food Actions Platform

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Governance and planning, Food production and ecosystem management, Food loss and waste - Local Policies
The Bristol Food Policy Council developed an action plan to champion progress towards Bristol becoming a healthier, fairer and more sustainable food city. The Good Food Plan (2015-2018) is in essence a planning and monitoring tool which will highlight the depth and breadth of food activity in Bristol. This will help...
United Kingdom (Europe)
2013 - Coll.
Food production and ecosystem management - Reports & Case Studies
The health, wellbeing and social benefits of gardening, horticulture therapy and food growing are becoming better established and documented. Growing Health is a project by Garden Organic and Sustain to see how community food growing can be routinely used by the health and social care services as a way of promoting...
United Kingdom (Europe)
2013 - Coll.
Governance and planning, Sustainable diets and nutrition, Social and economic equity, Food supply and distribution - Reports & Case Studies
A number of initiatives are being supported by statutory and non-statutory organisations. These include food banks, food kitchens, community food-buying schemes, school breakfast clubs and lunch clubs for older people. They represent a very powerful response to hunger in our communities. Food banks and other forms of emergency food aid provision...
United Kingdom (Europe)
2013 - Greater London Authority
Governance and planning - Methodology and Training Materials
Municipalities and regional districts are key players in the Canadian food system. Through a Canada-wide survey, we were able to determine that 64 local and regional municipalities are working to improve the food system through a combination of municipal policies and programs as well as civil society interventions.
Canada (North America)
2013 - Rod MacRae, Kendal Donahue
Governance and planning - Reports & Case Studies
Municipalities and regional districts are key players in the Canadian food system. In a cross-Canada survey, we found that 64 local and regional municipalities are working to improve the food system, using a mix of municipal policies, programs and civil-society interventions. Still more Canadian municipalities are engaged in food systems...
Canada (North America)
2013 - Rod MacRae, Kendal Donahue