Issue 33: Urban Agriculture

Links

Making the Edible Landscape

Joint IDRC-McGill University global three-city urban agriculture project: Colombo, Sri Lanka; Kampala, Uganda and Rosario, Argentina, with a base team in Montreal, Canada. | Read more...

Seminario Internacional " Ciudades Productoras de Alimentos"

Details of November 2007 international conference, Food-Producing Cities (Ciudades Productoras de Alimentos). To take place in Havana, Cuba. (in Spanish) | Read more...

Projet d'Appui au Développement de l'Horticulture Urbaine et Périurbaine de la RDC

Joint Belgian-FAO urban, peri-urban agriculture project in the Democratic Republic of Congo in Kinshasa and Lubumbashi. | Read more...

The Vertical Farm Project

Experimental plans for ‘vertical farming’ in multi-storey buildings in urban centres. Link | Read more...

RUAF – Cities Farming for the Future Programme

Project using GIS to map presence of urban agriculture and available open spaces in six cities: Villa Maria del Triunfo (Lima, Peru); Pikine (Dakar, Senegal); Accra (Ghana); Bulawayo (Zimbabwe); Hyderabad (India); and Beijing (China). | Read more...

GIS as tool for water management - Lima

Workshop organised by Urban Harvest at the Rimac River Users Committee (JUR) to show how to incorporate GIS in planning and management of irrigation water in the eastern zone of Lima. | Read more...

Urban agriculture radio scripts - Developing Countries Farm Radio Network

Canada-based global NGO with 1,200 participating broadcasters in 116 countries and an estimated audience of 150 million people. DCFRN researches, produces, disseminates, monitors, and evaluates impacts of radio scripts on simple, practical techniques. | Read more...

Urban Agriculture Port-Au-Prince

Haitian urban horticulture project coordinated by CARE-HAITI. Techniques, education, awareness-raising performed via radio, TV. Link | Read more...

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