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Митове за градското земеделие в София

Градкото земеделие в София се “вижда” и “разбира” от общинската администрация през призмата на пет мита. Според нас тези митове пречат на ясното разбиране за това какви са някои от причините за градско земеделие и защо то би трябвало да се подкрепя на градско и национално ниво. Първи мит: Градкото Read more…

By Ralitsa Hiteva, ago
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Myths about urban gardening

Urban gardening in the city of Sofia is “seen” and “understood” by city planners and policy makers through the lens of five myths. We found that these myths distort understanding of why urban gardening is taking places and why it needs to be supported at national and city level. Myth Read more…

By Ralitsa Hiteva, ago
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Democratizing public health and urban sustainability: how can nexus framings be useful?

By Saurabh Arora (SPRU, University of Sussex, UK) and Leandro Giatti (SPH, USP, Brazil) Public health and urban sustainability are inextricably linked. The World Health Organization (WHO) has emphasized this, drawing attention to the critical interdependence of the UN’s third Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) – ‘good health and well-being’ – Read more…

By Ralitsa Hiteva, ago
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Call for papers: Policy, politics and practices of the urban nexus

Organisers: Ralitsa Hiteva and Dona Pickard Call for papers for the ResNexus 2018 Conference at Wageningen University, 7th and 8th November 2018 This session is interested in case studies, examples and presentations covering the spectrum of interactions (engagement, co-production, co-existence, complementarity, learning etc.) between the policy, politics and everyday practices Read more…

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