Designing Urban Food Policies

Concepts and Approaches

by Caroline Brand, Nicolas Bricas, Damien Conaré, Benoit Daviron, Julie Debru, Laura Michel, Christophe-Toussaint Soulard

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Book Description

This book is for scientists and experts who work on urban food policies. It provides a conceptual framework for understanding the urban food system sustainability and how it can be tackled by local governments. Written by a collective of researchers, this book describes the existing conceptual frameworks for an analysis of urban food policies, at the crossroads of the concepts of food system and sustainable city. It provides a basis for identifying research questions related to urban local government initiatives in the North and South. It is the result of work carried out within Agropolis International within the framework of the Sustainable Urban Food Systems program and an action research carried out in support of Montpellier Méditerranée Métropole for the construction of its agroecological and food policy.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download Designing Urban Food Policies ebook for free in PDF format (2.2 MB).

Book Details

Publisher
Springer
Published
2019
Pages
159
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783030139575
ISBN10
3030139573
ISBN13 Digital
9783030139582
ISBN10 Digital
3030139581
PDF Size
2.2 MB
License
CC BY

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