4. Food security and urban agriculture in Nairobi

This blog post is written by  Aleksandra Arent at the MSc course Act Local, Think Global. Landscape Architects faces many challenges. Photo: Emily Wade Food security is one of the most pressing issues of our time. In Kibera, an informal settlement in...

Urban Farming Can Enhance Food Security- Experts

To increase food production and reduce the cost of food in the market, agriculture experts have called for farming in urban areas as a pathway to enhance food sustainability.  The call was made at the 2023 AgriQuest Africa Network (AQAN) Food System Summit, on...

Seeds For Life gives urban farming a new lease

Urban farming has changed the agricultural landscape globally. Tanya van Stade, the founder of Seeds For Life, shares more about their organic urban farming initiative and distribution rights on BioAge Certified Organic fertilisers in the Western Cape and Northern...