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News 9 November 2018
People interacting with food during a workshop in the Tartu City Lab

Fit4Food has made available an exhaustive report and analysis on food systems. The project has also created a set of cards that can be used to inform discussions on topics related to food systems, such as circularity, climate change and nutritous and healthy diets among others.

News 26 July 2018
Participants at the City Lab Amsterdam visioning workshop, June 2018

The past few months have seen the FIT4FOOD2030 City Labs begin to take shape, with eight workshops taking place so far. On the agenda: developing a vision of a desirable future food system for their communities as impetus for change.

News 15 June 2018
Building competences on food and nutrition security. ©Fotolia_96317730_Subscription_XXL_©20highwaystarz

T4FOOD2030 has been given the task of developing new educational activities that build the competences needed for more resilient and future-proof food systems. Share with us any innovative formats or activities that you consider scalable, transferable, and adaptable. Drop us an email with a short description and a link where we can find out more, and we’ll do the rest!

News 11 May 2018
How will the food system of the future look like? © Dirima #64093698, 2016. Source: Fotolia.com

Share with FIT4FOOD2030 projects or developments which matter to you, your organisation and your community to have your say in setting the European Union on course for a future-proof food system!

International conference 13 June 2018
FIT4FOOD2030 and the Milan Urban Food Policy Pact present: "Sustainable Food Systems for Cities", 13 June, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Are you committed to a healthy and sustainable future for your city? FIT4FOOD2030 invites you to join “Sustainable Food Systems for Cities”, an opportunity to explore selected Research and Innovation (R&I) initiatives within the cities involved in the Milan Urban Food Policy Pact (MUFPP).

News 12 March 2018
City and Policy Lab representatives work together during the first FIT4FOOD2030 training, Amsterdam, 22 February 2018.

FIT4FOOD2030 City and Policy Lab representatives from 11 European countries meet for two intense days of training at the campus of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

News 14 February 2018
Fit4Food 2030 project logo

FIT4FOOD2030 City Labs in Amsterdam, Athens, Barcelona, Budapest, Milan, Sofia and Tartu are on course to spearhead city-led innovation in the areas of food and nutrition.

Calls 21 November 2017

Ecsite’s partner on the FIT4FOOD project, the Living Lab for Health at IrsiCaixa, is looking for an institution in charge of implementing Science Shop activities to join the project as a Third Party with the role of City Lab. Apply by 10 December 2017.


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Spokes is the monthly magazine of Ecsite, the European network of science centres and museums. Hear the latest news from European science engagement, go further with in-depth features and make the most of the good reads, events and opportunities shared by Ecsite members.

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