Wrap-up: Nachbarschaft, Local Economies and Local Heroes – 30 June

In our monthly ‘Food in the city’ meetups, we learn about real-life projects and the tangible work of our speakers & participants. This month we focused on building community around innovative ideas and sustainable action. We were glad to have some local and international changemakers on the call to share with us their process and 

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Conscious Business in Civic Farming as Part of Urban Development

Description: As urban development continues, more businesses are being expected to make efforts to impact the environment, the community, and the world in positive ways. More conscious business is being made surrounding civic farming and its role in improving urban life. Brands that focus on their social responsibility to improving the world actually do ten 

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Kiezfarm and the concept of a “purpose-driven economy”

What is the Fourth Sector? Most economies follow the same outline, organizing themselves into three sectors: the public, that of the government; private, which are private businesses; and, non-profits, such as charities. Until recently, no one had considered a fourth sector. A sector that, like all revolutions, has been emerging on its own out of 

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