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Food for Us Phase One Report

  The Food for Us team is proud to share the Food for Us Phase One Report. This report shares all the findings that emerged out of this exciting project so far. To download and read and share please find the report in the following link; Food for Us phase one report ...

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‘Ilima’ World Food Day

On the 16thof October 2018, some of the Food for Us and Amanzi for Food team joined the Mxumbu community to celebrate World Food Day with an ‘ilima’ event to celebrate food sovereignty, traditional farming methods amongst many other important food related topics....

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The Food for Us Dissemination and Consolidation Event

On the 25th of July 2018, the Food for Us team hosted a Food for Us Consolidation and Dissemination workshop for the first phase of the Food for Us project. This workshop not only provided an opportunity for the field researchers to report back on the important...

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Eastern Cape #Match Making Event

Eastern Cape's  #Match Making Event hosted by Food for Us and The RMDA On the 23rd of April 2018, Food for Us, in partnership with the Rayomd Mhlaba Development Agency (RMDA), hosted the Eastern Cape #Match Making event. This event aimed to bring sellers of produce...

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Gallery of the Food for Us Researchers recent work

The Food for Us researchers have been incredibly busy meeting with participants and holding workshops over the last few months. Steff Swanepole, who is based in the Western Cape, has been visiting the Worcester Food for us site on a regular basis, helping the users to...

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What has been happening in the Food for Us project in 2018?

The Food For Us has been off to a busy start at the beginning of 2018 with the adoption of the application in the Eastern Cape and Western Cape progressing rapidly. Developments in Eastern Cape In the Eastern Cape, the uptake of the application has been confined to...

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Introducing UNEP 10 YFP visitors to the Food For Us Project

Towards the end of November, the South African Food For Us team had the privilege of hosting Ryu Koide from the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) and Stefanie Chan from Stockholm Environmental Institute (SEI) in both Grahamstown and Stellenbosch....

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Trialing of the app has started

It’s official, the trialing of the app has started, with the first users having received training on how to use the app at four training sessions held in our trial zones: Philippi and Khayelitsha (Western Cape), 5 Sept. Stanford and surrounds (Western Cape), 6 Sept....

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