Aquaponchise – Youth Urban Farming and Food Innovation (YUFFI)
Agricultural innovation, SMART Cities, Clean Growth,
The project will foster new approaches and possibilities of entrepreneurial thinking among young people. The YUFFI project will aim to have a wide impact in terms of an EU and wider model for urban regeneration, job creation and urban farming, complemented by the development of a rural destination food market model. The model is firmly predicated on enhanced competitiveness in the food supply chain, through development of innovation processes (food markets and hydroponics) and make significant contributions to job creation, urban regeneration, food entrepreneurship and food security. It delivers new job perspectives for young people creating and starting their own businesses as an alternative opportunity to an employee job.