Cultivating Public Spaces: Towards an action plan for change
Researchers and agroecology students in the research project Cultivating Public Spaces invite you to an interactive workshop. The goals of the workshop are to stimulate ideas for action that can be taken individually and together, in your life or in initiatives you are connected to and to contribute to the students' case work.
The project «Cultivating Public Spaces: urban agriculture as a basis for human flourishing and sustainability transition in Norwegian cities» is exploring how urban agriculture can improve quality of life in compact cities and how urban agriculture can be integrated in public spaces.
15:00 – 15:30 Check-in and soup
15:30 – 16:00 Introduction. Brief description of CPS, the Modules, and the MSc agroecology.
16:00 – 16:10 Intro to workshop. Purpose and process.
16:10 – 17:00 Students in Module 6 present highlights from their case-work
17:00 – 17:20 Break
17:20 – 18:45 Interactive workshop (working with questions on urban agriculture)
18:45 – 19:00 Feedback from participants. Workshop evaluation
The event is free, but registration is required.
The event is organized by Department of Urban and Regional Planning, NMBU, Master of Science in Agroecology, Department of Plant Sciences, NMBU, research project Cultivating Public Spaces and Vitenparken Campus Ås.