- Urban – Rural
Main policy issue to be addressed in relation to the selected topics
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We have an ecosystem that allows us to integrate the necessary elements to make a careful planning of the food policy linked to the slow food movement and to guarantee a quality of life typical of our city brand.
i. Natural environment: Agrarian Park: The agricultural identity may be at risk to be a testimonial activity as there is no generational relief in the activity. In order to be a work option for young people and to be a competitive activity
ii. Economic promotion: Farmer’s market, Restorers, Canning production
iii. City Branding: Gavà naturally is quality of life and sustainability in all aspects
iv. Policy: Milan Urban Food Policy Pact. there is clear knowledge of the basis of what this food policy should be in relation to social inclusion, not wasteful, responsible consumption, strongly linked to health and the consequences derived, to the slow food movement, at proof of how to improve quality of life with proximity or ecological products.
v. Health Services: There is a special interest in the health services of the municipality in order to establish links between the repercussions of healthy eating and health
vi. Research & Universities: In the territory we have a key player in order to strengthen agricultural activity and innovation, such as the Agropolis of the UPC, a scientific-technical unit specialized in agri-food engineering, biotechnology engineering and environmental engineering environment and landscape