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Chicago Leaders Call for Action on Urban Food Security

June 19, 2013 - in Projects, Security

Today, the Chicago Council on Global Affairs released a report on urban food security from its Emerging Leaders Class of 2013. The group of 20 Chicago leaders has spent the last year developing an action plan for analyzing and addressing urban food security…

Conference Tackles Relationship Between Urbanization and Food

March 17, 2013 - in Event Coverage, Projects

Feeding Cities: Food Security in a Rapidly Urbanizing World, the first international conference examining the critical link between urbanization and food…

Mapping Public and Private Urban Agriculture in Chicago

October 10, 2012 - in Environment

Although always a part of city life, urban agriculture has recently attracted increased attention from diverse groups in the United States, which promote…