Urban Food Agenda

1 - 31 July 2020: African CITYFOOD Month

01/07/2020 31/07/2020


Resilient and nutritious Food Systems in African Cities

From 1 to 31 July the inaugural #AfricanCITYFOODMonth campaign will highlight
diverse, innovative and evolving African urban food systems. The campaign is
developed under the FAO Framework for the Urban Food Agenda and will provide a Platform for insight, learning opportunities and support for local governments and food system stakeholders who are interested in shaping sustainable, nutritious and inclusive food systems.

The campaign will follow 4 main topicsResilient food systemsNourishing our citiesSustainable food value chains, and Business and innovation in urban food systems through Social Media, Webinars, Articles, Publications, Case studies, Photos & Videos. 

You are invited to JOIN and contribute to the campaign using #AfricanCITYFOODMonth throughout July by concretely 
presenting actions taken in your city on sustainable urban food and/or by answering one of the questions listed in the programme. 

Full Programme of Webinars:

Join us for #AfricanCITYFOODmonth Campaign, from 1st to 31 July 2020:

  • SHARE 2–5-minute videos showcasing your urban food initiatives. These can be of you speaking, or videos of projects or scenes.
  • SHARE case studies, project reports and news articles which can add to the themes above.

Contributions can be made in French, English and Portuguese.

To know more about the #AfricanCITYFOODMonth:

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