The goal of this research is to show how urban farming/gardening has educational, economic, social, and ecological impact on society, and sheds light on how urban farming/gardening motivates community involvement. This activity contributes to the main objective of the project by revealing the true need or necessity for changing the mindset of the citizens regarding environmental and sustainability issues.
The main goal of the project “Urban Farming Education for Sustainable Future” is to change the mindset of adult citizens and encourage their interest in environment and sustainability and to expand urban farming movement thus contributing to the EU Green Deal, the fight against climate change and sustainability of the cities. In it, the Bulgarian School of Politics “Dimitry Panitza” is partnering with the lead organization “Forum CSRD” (North Macedonia), “Serbia Organica” (Serbia) and “Eko Zadar” (Croatia), The project is funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the EU.
The baseline study can be viewed here.