Plate-forme des Actions Alimentaires Urbaines

Buenos Aires cares about food: a robust institutional framework

Author: FAO, EStà, City of Buenos Aires

To give consistency and effectiveness to its food policy programme, Buenos Aires City Government implemented a robust institutional framework which coordinate the work of the different governmental bodies. Where, in the past, the Ministerial Committees used to work separately; they now collaborate under a unique framework considering every food projects through a systemic approach.

Region: Latin America and the Caribbean
Coverage: Brazil
Areas of focus: Governance and planning