Urban Agriculture

Urban Agriculture Definition Urban and peri-urban agriculture (UPA), also called urban farming or urban gardening can be defined as the growing of plants and the raising of animals within and around cities.  (FAO) History Urban Agriculture sprouted wherever and whenever crises hit. In poor urban areas, and during the wars, it offered a safety net…

Please Vote !

Dearest all, I have just been selected as a finalist for a French competition, called Miss Bio 2016. I am the first surprised, I mean, of the countless competitions I have ever entered, I don’t think I have been amongst the 10 finalists, EVER ! Miss Bio website: http://www.lamissbio.com/ The competition is all about saving…

The Freegan Pony in Paris

“Freegan” First of all, what is “freeganism” ? Freegans and freeganism are often seen as part of a wider anti-consumerist ideology. Freegans often employ a range of alternative living strategies based on limited participation in the conventional economy and minimal consumption of resources. They do this in order to protest against an economic system where the profit…

DEMAIN

I have just come out of the cinema and I have to say, I was impressed… I expected the usual “feel-good” account of many initiatives worldwide… But DEMAIN, the French 2015 environmental documentary that got the 2016 Cesar for the best documentary actually goes much deeper than what you would expect. English trailer The film is…