RUAF documented 24 case studies on urban food policy in the Netherlands (in Dutch). The so-called "recipe book" is a result of the City Deal Food on the Urban Agenda an initiative of 12 municipalities, the province of Gelderland and 3 national Ministries.
After winning already 3 Belgian awards, RUAF partner City of Ghent received the international Milan Pact Award for its Foodsavers programme, a distribution platform for food surpluses. They received the award during the 4th MUFPP Annual Gathering and Mayors Summit in Tel Aviv, on 4 September 2018. Discover more #MUFPP_TLV2018
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and RUAF Foundation share the 44 indicators and related guidelines of the Milan Urban Food Policy Pact (MUFPP) monitoring framework. These indicaters have been developed with the contribution of signatory cities, to help them assess their progress in implementing the Pact. The indicators will be presented during the 4th MUFPP Annual Gathering and Mayors Summit in Tel Aviv, on 5 September. Discover more #MUFPP_TLV2018.
Do you have a keen passion and interest in food security? Then, register today for the post-degree Certificate in Food Security at Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada. Ryerson University and the RUAF Foundation developed an urban agriculture course series. Students can do this series of four urban agriculture courses separate from the certificate if they so wish and receive an official university award of completion.