Urban Agriculture

Source: Simon Krabbe


In this module, you will have the opportunity to learn more about the field of urban agriculture and its importance for our cities’ sustainable future. Moreover, you will have the opportunity to read about interesting initiatives across Europe that promote the social, economic, environmental, and personal well-being of the people who participate in their activities. For more on Urban Agriculture read page 104-117 of the curriculum.


In order to deliver the topics covered by this module in a fun and engaging way, you will find three activities in the handbook: Find the activities on page 179-208 of the handbook.


Get inspired by what learners from North-Macedonia, Portugal, Denmark, Cyprus and Germany envisioned for the sustainable city of the future. Visit our Gallery for models built with LEGO bricks showing results from our activities conducted in the past. If you have used the activities for your lessons and want to inspire others, you are welcome to contribute to the gallery. Send your pictures with information on which activity you did in what context to - activity@youngsters4ecocities.eu .


Test your knowledge on the topic with our quiz. For self-assessment try to answer the questions before and after reading the complete module.