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    8 juni: Growing Green Cities Symposium

    How does the environment influence our health? To what extend can green areas in the city provide food? And can food production bring people in the city closer?

    During the Growing Green Cities Symposium on June 8th we’ll explore the topics food production, health and green urban landscapes in preperation towards the Floriade Dialogues. Renowned international speakers will share their experiences in handeling these issues from their own perspectives.

    Date: Friday June 8th 2018
    Time: 14.00 – 17.00 hours
    Location: Aeres Hogeschool Almere, Stadhuisstraat 18
    Language: English
    Entrance is free

    Programme
    13.00 Entrance
    14.00 Growing Green Cities Symposium, moderator Dinand Ekkel (lector Aeres Hogeschool Almere) will invite speakers:
    Jannewietske de Vries, directeur Floriade
    Arna Mackic, architect en curator Floriade Dialogues 2018
    Matthew Jones, social anthropologist at UWE Bristol
    David Lacroix, from “Parisculteurs”, an urban agriculture program in Paris with the “Green Hand Charter”
    Lori Stahlbrand, policy maker Toronto Food Policy Council
    17.00 Closing

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