Publications: Hungry Cities Reports

HCP Report No. 1: The Urban Food System of Nanjing, China

Zhenzhong Si, with Jonathan Crush, Steffanie Scott, and Taiyang Zhong

With a population of 8.2 million people, Nanjing is the 14th largest city in China. China became a predominantly urban nation in 2011, when its urban population surpassed its rural population for the first time. The declining farming population and area of farmland along with the increased food consumption of urban residents have had significant…