Debate on public land as crucial instrument for urban food policy

Urbanising in Place partners Catherine Fierens and Hans Vandermaelen participated in a debate in the city of Ghent about the importance of public land positions for the implementation of a distinctive urban food policy. The debate was organized by Apache, a Belgian news platform, in response to a growing opposition from local actors, including agroecological food producers, against the large-scale sale of public agricultural land.

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24. Oct 2020

Water as Leverage won the Dutch Design Award in the category ‘Best Commissioning’!

Great news!  This weekend, Water as Leverage won the Dutch Design Award in the category ‘Best Commissioning’! Together with the Dutch Water Envoy, the GCAAIIBIABR and 100RC, AWB co-launched the Water as Leverage program and, together with FABRICations, we wrote the Call for Action in Chennai, Semarang and Khulna. Recently, we have been involved in Water as Leverage REFLECT with the University of Groningen and the OECD.  Congrats to the WaL team at the Rijksoverheid, the designers and local coalitions for this tremendous recognition! → more