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- Local Policies
Dans le cadre du projet de la FAO ‘Nourrir l'urbanisation : bâtir des petites villes et des villages prospères’, le Ministère des Collectivités territoriales, du Développement et de l’Aménagement des Territoires (MCTDAT), à travers de la Direction de la Promotion du Développement territorial (DPDT), a effectué une diagnostiques rapides des systèmes...
2021 -
- Local Policies
En el marco del proyecto de la FAO ‘Alimentar la urbanización: construir pequeñas ciudades y pueblos prósperos’, la ONG Rikolto hizo un análisis del sistema alimentario urbano de la ciudad de Portoviejo, en la provincia de Manabí, Ecuador. Al ser la capital de Manabí, Portoviejo se constituye en un lugar...
(Latin America and the Caribbean)
2021 -
Food supply and distribution - Guidelines
Malnutrition is a major global challenge, and improving nutrition is a key priority for global development; hence ensuring availability, physical accessibility and affordability of healthy and nutritious food at territorial level is crucial. A number of studies show that the majority of fruits and vegetables in Low-Income Countries (LICs) are...
(Global coverage)
2021 - Coll.
Sustainable diets and nutrition, Food production and ecosystem management - Articles
This article shows the results of a two-year pilot study carried out by the University of Sussex on city allotments in Brighton and Hove.The aforementioned study demonstrates the value of urban food production and how it could be used to reduce food deserts by growing food “closer to where people are” while...
United Kingdom (Europe)
2021 - Miranda Bryant
Governance and planning, Food supply and distribution - Reports & Case Studies
Sustainable Public Food Procurement (PFP) represents a key game changer for food systems transformation. It can influence both food consumption and food production patterns. It can deliver multiple social, economic, and environmental benefits towards sustainable food systems for healthy diets. This publication aims to contribute to the improved understanding, dissemination,...
(Global coverage)
2021 - Coll.