Pittsburgh Works with German City to Develop Sustainable Agriculture Policy

The City of Pittsburgh, Pennsylania, and Dortmund, Germany have been selected as partner participants in the International Urban and Regional Cooperation (IURC) Program. According to a press release, the cities will work together to share information and develop localized policy as part of the Sustainable Agriculture: Food Systems, Urban Gardens cluster. The program provides the opportunity for cities to collaborate and share information on municipal policies, programs, and initiatives related to sustainable food systems for up to two years. During that time, Pittsburgh and Dortmund will work closely together while also having access to other cities and organizations committed to developing urban agriculture solutions.