CITIES Director to present the principles of “Farming the City: Food as a Tool for Urban Development as part of a Madrid University International Architectural and Urban Design Workshop on December 13th.

From the field to the plate, food systems function through complex networks of production, processing, transport and management. In turn, urban environments and our food systems are shaped in relation

Food Mash Premiers! Learn more and hear from local food producers in Amsterdam.

Farming the City teamed up with Metabolic and BiteMe to advance a common goal: a more resilient food system in Amsterdam. Recognizing fragmentation among actors, they co-created Food Mash –

Join us at Pakhuis de Zwijger to explore how a new model of public engagement can make values and priorities of civil society and the bottom-up food revolution better represented in Amsterdam's developing new Food Agenda.

As the city of Amsterdam is developing a new Food Agenda, CITIES’ food policy experts decided to engage in conversation with other representatives of the civil society to define a

See you at Borders to Cross Conference, we will be selling our book FARMING THE CITY

Our ambition is to create an international learning community, whose members can learn together about shifting roles, responsibilities, and opportunities for linking society and democracy Europe is bursting with examples

a casual meet up on info-exchange on where and what we’ll be farming in the future
A casual meet up for people committed to a sustainable food system postponed to November 11th @OPENCOOP Tolhuistuin from 6.00 PM to 9.00 PM.

  Farming the City together with BiteMe and Metabolic began share a common goal: a more resilient food system in Amsterdam. In order to share our ambition with several other initiatives, we decided to create

How, where and what we’ll be farming in the future? Taste This! @Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy, October 9 at 20.30

The Cultural Embassy is organizing “Taste This!”, an intimate evening that explores how, where and what we’ll be farming in the future.  This event will provide a taste of the future

Apply now to the workshop on more resilient food systems at Pakhuis de Zwijger. Together with CITIES, METABOLIC and Alastair Fuad-Luke

The third week of September is Urban Innovation in Amsterdam The organization Pakhuis de Zwijger, together with the Unviersity of Amsterdam and the city of Amsterdam are co-hosting a full

On overview of the valuable combination of food production and urban issues from Monocle Magazine

  Monocle Magazine’s quest on latest updates of urban farming travels from Tokyo to New York and Oslo, the whole experience can be shared by checking this short movie . In

A lovely spring evening of thoughts about the need to localize food systems
On the 28th of May, we are celebrating local food system at the Architecture Museum in Stockholm. Come and enjoy the evening with us

CITIES has in the past three years been working on the project Farming The City, investigating the link between local food systems and urban planning. The work has now resulted

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