Pilot Areas

The project aspires to enhance the EU-China cooperation in promoting urban agriculture for food security, resource efficiency and smart, resilient cities. Throughout SiEUGreen’s implementation, EU and China will share technologies and experiences, thus contributing to the future developments of urban agriculture and urban resilience in both continents. The project contributes to the preparation, deployment and evaluation of showcases in 5 selected European and Chinese urban and peri-urban areas:

  • Fredrikstad: A previous hospital site in Norway
  • Aarhus: Community gardens in Denmark
  • Hatay: Previously unused municipal areas with dense refugee population in Turkey
  • Beijing: Big urban community farms
  • Changsha: A new green urban development in Changsha Central China
Big urban community farms in Beijing China
This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 774233.