More education and knowledge about healthy food in Gothenburg LAP

The second largest city in Sweden takes full responsibility for how the consumption of food impacts on the environment and human health. A local action plan in Gothenburg is taking form. There are discussions and decisions taken to develope a local food policy plan. We see a shift in attitude and a desire to recreate […]

Organic public meals promoted in the city of Gothenburg

The local administration in Lundby (a part of the city of Gothenburg) is in the lead of serving organic food. They are now serving almost 50 (fifty) per cent organic meals (49, 4 per cent) in canteens for schools and in homes for elderly (canteens). A couple of months ahead the city of Gothenburg got […]

Way out West a Swedish music festival that goes veggie for the third year = Zero Meat

  Way out West is a music festival in Gothenburg that has became known in Sweden, and also in the rest of Europe. Famous and great artists attend the festival (also from abroad) visiting the city, playing music and thousands of visitors enjoying good food and music for several days, in a park in the centre of […]

Even Bakke Swedish chef wins prize as ”School-chef of the Year” in Sweden

Even Bakke, a Swedish school-chef wins prize as “School-chef of the Year” in Sweden. He is a known chef in the URBACT-project. Even Bakke is a master chef at the Brunnsbo School in the north-eastern parts of Gothenburg. The prize was awarded by the Swedish prince Carl-Philip at a ceremony in early April this year. […]

Go to Sea-week in Gothenburg a tribute to the Sea and eat Seafood – Schools in west parts of the city will serve fish to pupils.

Go to sea-festival in Gothenburg

Gothenburg is amazing. However, in the dark month of February it might be harder to notice. At least at a first glance. Beneath the surface that you find something special. The ice-cold and fresh sea offers fantastic produce, making it a great idea to fight biting winds and rain. The city (Goteborg & Co) will […]

Resilience Test Pilot / Gothenburg

27/05/13 Resilience Test Pilot
Inspirational meeting in Gothenburg

Partner cities meet to “Enjoy” sustainable food in Gothenburg

Participants of URBACT Gothenburg workshop

Interesting and enjoyable days on the theme “Enjoying” was held at the workshop-days in Gothenburg, end of May 2013. For the first time all the cities were able to participate. Almost 30 (thirty) participants, from ten different countries were represented. We were honored to have the guest speaker, Ulrike Stocker, from the city of Vienna, […]

About Gothenburg transnational meeting outputs…

This presentation from Lead expert intend to capture some of the lessons leant from the second transnational meeting in Gothenburg 27-30/05/13…