We are pleased to announce the 2nd Eating City – Workshop in the frame of the EU Project “Food Wave – Empowering Urban Youth for Climate Action.”
Open to participants between 18 and 35 years old working and/or studying around food sustainability and climate change coming both from European countries or the project Partners’ countries.
Chefs, Gastronomists, Nutritionists, Food Procurement Officers, F&B Buyers, Farmers, Fishermen, Foodies, young professionals: anyone working or studying around food and climate change issues is invited to share with us this challenging adventure.
April 2nd & 3rd 2021
More than 60 Youths food activists from 23 countries have been selected for this challenging workshop !
The Workshop is now ready and therefore, please find below
This workshop will be 100% on line via ZOOM platform starting at 09h00 on April 2 and ending on April 3 at 12h30 (CET Time).
Workshop topic & objective: Highlighting the impact that the “out-of-home food consumption” sector can provide in the fight against climate change and sharing a common declaration addressed to the presidency of COP26.
Food Wave aims to create awareness on sustainable patterns of food consumption and production for climate change mitigation, activate young people and enable them to influence institutional decisions, so they can lead us to a sustainable global food system by 2050.
The project is co-funded by the EU and promoted by the Municipality of Milan together with ActionAid Italia, ACRA, Mani Tese and 28 project partners in 17 countries. The network consists of 17 cities, 4 municipal agencies and 8 civil society organizations closely linked with the cities. C40, the international network of cities engaged in the fight against climate change, is also affiliated to the project.
Lead: Municipality of Milan
Core Team: ActionAid Italia, ACRA, Mani Tese
Cities and municipal agencies: Almere, Metropolitan Agency Brasov, Bruges, Frankfurt, Lisbon CLLD Network, London, Malmö, Institute Wcycle Maribor, Madrid, Groundwork Greater Manchester, Molenbeek-Saint-Jean, Murcia, Nea Smyrni, Pest, Turin, Sao Paolo, Sofia, Warsaw, Zagreb
Civil society organizations: European Association for Local Democracy – ALDA, ActionAid Hellas, Alianza por la Solidaridad, Biennale des jeunes créateurs de l’Europe et de la Méditerranée – BJCEM, Erasmus Student Network Italy – ESN Italy, Risteco-Eating City.