Plate-forme des Actions Alimentaires Urbaines

Urban food policies, proceedings of the international meeting on the experiences in Africa, Latin America and Asia

Author: S. Albert, J. Debru, N. Bricas, D. Conaré
Publisher:Unesco Chair in World Food Systems

Looking back at the symposium "Urban Food Policies" organized from 16 to 18 November 2015 in Montpellier (France). The opportunity to explore, through concrete examples presented by political and technical leaders of urban governments, three levers of strategic actions that can be mobilized by cities and urban areas : markets ; catering services and urban/rural connections.

Organization: UN agency
Region: Global coverage
Areas of focus: Food supply and distribution
Tags: Awarness raising, Food system analysis, Markets, Resilient cities, Rural-urban linkages, Urban and peri-urban agriculture