“Food” Best Match
Food Deserts: A Problem on their own or a Problem of Inequality?
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Are food deserts a problem of geography? Should we better distribute access to fresh food, or would tackling income inequality better solve this problem? According to an article by Richard...
Fresh Food for the Smart City
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levels. Food banks and other efforts to redistribute food have typically struggled to get fresh food into the hands of those in need before it expires. Recognizing this, two computer...
Five Steps to Mental Wellbeing
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...city isn’t always conducive to healthy eating, where many urban high streets are littered with unwholesome, fast food outlets especially in deprived areas. So making healthy food more accessible, it...
A “PUF” of Inspiration Towards Net Zero Neighbourhoods
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...University of Alberta’s South Campus in Edmonton, PUF was designed to be a demonstration farm to test sustainable mixed-crop food systems. Little did I know that this volunteer experience would...
A Greener Earth Day (+ Everyday)
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...impacts of food waste, transportation pollution, food insecurity and an over reliance on imported food. Urban agriculture allows city residents to offset their grocery bill and connect with the land...
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...The spread of such neighbourhoods would be a key step towards food security and holistic sustainable food production. Make better use of space: From New York’s Low Line to Toronto’s...
Community Building at the Grocery Store
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...be a cornerstone of community engagement, pride and revitalization. By harnessing the important role that food plays in culture, Neechi Commons supports renewed growth in the culture of a marginalized...
The Welcoming City: A Design Experiment in Mobile Humanitarian Aid
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...transferring $1.4 million in Ethereum food vouchers to 10,500 Syrian refugees. Refugees, in other words, come bearing gifts, just like the rest of us. 175,000 music fans camping at the...
How Winter Holidays Activate Public Space
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...they are fantastic at activating plazas that are often empty in the winter months. The combination of performance spaces and carousels, stalls for goods and gifts, and festive food and...
Making Mental Wellbeing a Priority for Generation Z
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...Poor access to open spaces and nature; Bad air/light/water/food: air pollution/ closure of public fountains and toilets/ access to fresh food; Isolation and loneliness ; Poor housing; Lack of exercise;...