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Belgium
In 2014 we raised 3 pigs in the city of Ghent on 100m2 not only as a food waste program but also as a measurement tool and 'glue' amongst citizens. The aim for this year is to map all resources of food waste and actors, to make new connections and create ecological, economic and social added value. ...
tags: citizen empowerment | climate change | community building | diversity | food security | green transportation | health | new urban economy | new urban governance | new urban space | participation | social change | social entrepreneurship
Italy
The objective of the project is to transform an area of great environmental and social degredation into an experimental, cultural, social and information pole where visitors, artists and experts in the sector can compare and share all the phases of the knowledge gathering process regarding art and s...
tags: alternative energy | citizen empowerment | community building | food security | green transportation | health | new urban economy | new urban governance | new urban space | participation | social change | social entrepreneurship
A new way to govern urban areas. We build legal/governance tools to address urban issues through the collaboration between citizens, public authorities, businesses, third sector and knowledge institutions...
tags: alternative energy | citizen empowerment | climate change | community building | diversity | food security | green transportation | health | new urban economy | new urban governance | new urban space | participation | secure societies | social change | social entrepreneurship | un/employment
In recent years, the concept City region food systems (CRFS) has emerged as promising approach to improve local food system sustainability, while taking into account ecological and socio-economic aspects. We understand the unique food issues and opportunities that urban areas face, including food se...
tags: food security | new urban governance
Netherlands
Kiemkracht works as a change agent in a green educational projects about urban farming and new business models for local food initiatives by farmers and citizens in the urban area. Commissioned by the Ministry Internal Affairs, I work on the Acceleration Agenda social entrepreneurship in education i...
tags: citizen empowerment | community building | food security | new urban economy | new urban governance | new urban space | participation | social change | social entrepreneurship | un/employment