Food Security

Food Security
How cooking and eating in Peru's capital turned into paths for economic and social change.

With support from Cuba’s government, urban farmers in Havana are strengthening the city’s food security, The Architectural Review reports.

March 31, 2014

Urban farmers in Hong Kong aren’t deterred by the city’s lack of open space in their quest to produce local food, Slate reports. 

March 26, 2014

A new rooftop farm in Singapore will harvest produce for hotels, restaurants and food vendors, Today Online reports. 

February 27, 2014

Rapidly expanding cities are consuming prime agricultural land, the United Nations warns in a new report.

February 17, 2014

A subterranean farm proposed for London would grow fruits and vegetables in abandoned train tunnels, Inhabitat reports.

February 12, 2014

The stores, featuring cast-off goods from other retailers, have flourished across Europe in the economic downturn, The Sunday Times reports.

January 22, 2014

About 120 young city dwellers will be taught how to grow vegetables on the outskirts of Dar es Salaam, Addis Ababa, Lilongwe and Maputo, the Guardian  reports.

December 23, 2013

Sustainable Cities Collective indicates that six cities are set to receive funding to hire officers whose job is to promote greater access to local food in their communities.

December 11, 2013

Planned modules are cheap, expandable, eco-friendly

October 29, 2013
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