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Mapping the food-water-energy nexus in Sofia: practices of urban gardening

A tasty start……. The weather in Sofia this July has been hot, often going above 32C. The past few weeks have made me develop a new-found appreciation for three things: 1) the people (their kindness and enthusiasm); 2) the ways in the which people’s desires, skills and nature and its elements (water, sun, bees etc) come together; and 3) the city. Sofia is green, from the pots and plants perched on almost every balcony, window Read more…

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Hello world and welcome to the ResNexus project!

This is the inaugural blog post for the ResNexus project, a project that spans over 3 years, 3 different countries (Bulgaria, Brazil and Uganda) and continents and aims to develop a new approach to understanding vulnerability and resilience within cities. The focus of our work is to understand how the provision of food, water and energy intersect within cities through everyday practices, such as cooking and heating. We aim to study the multiple intersections of Read more…