Basic Search Global Database For Food Policies

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Creation of Municipal Land Bank, Rosario, Argentina

Food System Sector: Food acquisition, preparation and consumption; Food production

Policy Type: Legislation and regulation

Level of Government: City; Municipality

City/Town/Village: Municipality of Rosario

State/Province: Santa Fe Province

Country: Argentina

Language: Spanish

Population Range: 1 million - 4.99 million

Policy Keywords: green spaces; land access; land bank; land use; low-income housing; ordinance; parks; public health; revitalization; urban development; vacant land

Food Gardens Policy in Support of Poverty Alleviation and Reduction, Cape Town, South Africa

Food System Sector: Food acquisition, preparation and consumption; Food production

Policy Type: Legislation and regulation

Level of Government: City; Municipality

City/Town/Village: Cape Town

State/Province: Western Cape

Country: South Africa

Language: English

Population Range: 250,000 to 999,999

Policy Keywords: back yard gardening; children; compost; food gardens; food infrastructure; food insecurity; food rights; food security; front yard gardening; garden infrastructure; grant; hunger reduction; intergovernmental collaboration; job creation; job opportunities; malnutrition; multi-level governance; nutritional meals; poverty reduction; start up support; subsistence farming; urban agriculture; very poor; volunteers; vulnerable groups; water rights

Land Use Ordinance, Camilo Aldao, Argentina

Food System Sector: Food acquisition, preparation and consumption; Food production

Policy Type: Legislation and regulation

Level of Government: Municipality

City/Town/Village: Municipality of Camilo Aldao

State/Province: Córdoba Province

Country: Argentina

Language: Spanish

Population Range: Less than 5000

Policy Keywords: animal nuisance; community garden; decree; environmental health; grazing; land use; livestock; ordinance; public health; taking; vacant lots

Municipal Community Garden Program, Rosario, Argentina

Food System Sector: Food production

Policy Type: Legislation and regulation

Level of Government: Municipality; State (sub-national)

City/Town/Village: Municipality of Rosario

Country: Argentina

Language: English; Spanish

Population Range: 1 million - 4.99 million

Policy Keywords: community gardens; food donation; land use; physical infrastructure; private-public partnership; property tax; property tax waiver; start up support; supervision; technical assistance; temporary land use agreement; university partnerships; urban development; vulnerable groups; water access; zoning codes

Municipal Organic Agriculture Development Program, Rosario, Argentina

Food System Sector: Food processing and manufacturing; Food production

Policy Type: Legislation and regulation

Level of Government: Municipality; State (sub-national)

City/Town/Village: Municipality of Rosario

State/Province: Santa Fe Province

Country: Argentina

Language: Spanish

Population Range: 1 million - 4.99 million

Policy Keywords: cooperative; export; fiscal incentive; food gardens; foreign markets; income generation; local processing; local production; marketing; microenterprise; ordinance; organic agriculture; organic certification; private land; private-public partnership; property tax waiver; small to medium enterprise (SME); start up support; technical assistance; unemployment; urban agriculture

Program for Garden Parks, Rosario, Argentina

Food System Sector: Food production

Policy Type: Legislation and regulation

Level of Government: Municipality; State (sub-national)

City/Town/Village: Municipality of Rosario

State/Province: Santa Fe Province

Country: Argentina

Language: Spanish

Population Range: 1 million - 4.99 million

Policy Keywords: gardens; green space; inclusive governance; parks; public services; public space; urban agriculture; urban development; vacant lots

Program for the Promotion of Social Productivity Enterprises, Rosario, Argentina

Food System Sector: Food processing and manufacturing; Food production; Food retail; Food wholesale and distribution

Policy Type: Legislation and regulation

Level of Government: Municipality; State (sub-national)

City/Town/Village: Municipality of Rosario

State/Province: Santa Fe Province

Country: Argentina

Language: Spanish

Population Range: 1 million - 4.99 million

Policy Keywords: commercial development; markets; microenterprise; physical infrastructure; urban agriculture

The Kampala City Fish Ordinance, Kampala, Uganda

Food System Sector: Food processing and manufacturing; Food production; Food wholesale and distribution

Policy Type: Legislation and regulation

Level of Government: City

City/Town/Village: Kampala

Country: Uganda

Language: English

Population Range: 1 million - 4.99 million

Policy Keywords: aquaculture; artisanal; fish; fisheries; licenses; perishable food; permits; sanitation; seafood

The Kampala City Livestock and Companion Animal Ordinance, Kampala, Uganda

Food System Sector: Food and organic waste management; Food production

Policy Type: Legislation and regulation

Level of Government: City

City/Town/Village: Kampala

Country: Uganda

Language: English

Population Range: 1 million - 4.99 million

Policy Keywords: animal waste; grazing; licenses; livestock; manure; nuisance; permits; sanitation; waste management

The Kampala City Meat Ordinance, Kampala, Uganda

Food System Sector: Food production

Policy Type: Legislation and regulation

Level of Government: City

City/Town/Village: Kampala

Country: Uganda

Language: English

Population Range: 1 million - 4.99 million

Policy Keywords: animal health; animal waste; butchers; cross contamination; licenses; marketing; meat; perishable food; permits; sanitation; slaughterhouse

The Kampala City Milk Ordinance, Kampala, Uganda

Food System Sector: Food processing and manufacturing; Food production

Policy Type: Legislation and regulation

Level of Government: City

City/Town/Village: Kampala

Country: Uganda

Language: English

Population Range: 1 million - 4.99 million

Policy Keywords: cows; dairy production; dairy products; disease management; food security; licenses; nutrition; perishable food; permits; public health; sanitation

The Kampala City Urban Agriculture Ordinance, Kampala, Uganda

Food System Sector: Food production

Policy Type: Legislation and regulation

Level of Government: City

City/Town/Village: Kampala

Country: Uganda

Population Range: 1 million - 4.99 million

Policy Keywords: beverages; food processing; green development; green infrastructure; licenses; livestock; manure; permits; pesticides; pollution; urban agriculture

Urban Agriculture Framework Ordinance, Lima, Peru

Food System Sector: Food acquisition, preparation and consumption; Food production

Policy Type: Legislation and regulation

Level of Government: Metropolitan area; Municipality; Province

City/Town/Village: Lima

State/Province: Lima

Country: Peru

Language: Spanish

Population Range: 5 million - 19.9 million

Policy Keywords: adaptive reuse; community garden; economic development; environmental protection; food security; green spaces; health equity; intergovernmental collaboration; markets; microenterprise; nutrition; periurban agriculture; poverty; small to medium enterprise (SME); sustainable development; technical assistance; urban agriculture; vacant lot; vulnerable groups

Urban Agriculture Law, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Food System Sector: Food acquisition, preparation and consumption; Food production

Policy Type: Legislation and regulation

Level of Government: Municipality; State (sub-national)

State/Province: Minas Gerais

Country: Brazil

Language: Portuguese

Population Range: 5 million - 19.9 million

Policy Keywords: aquaculture; credit access; education; employment; environmental protection; farmer cooperative; farmers markets; food access; food security; hygiene; income generation; locally owned businesses; malnutrition; markets; nutrition; private-public partnership; public health; research; social inclusion; technical assistance; transfer of development rights; urban agriculture; vacant spaces; vulnerable groups; waste management

Urban Agriculture Policy, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe

Food System Sector: Food acquisition, preparation and consumption; Food production

Policy Type: Legislation and regulation

Level of Government: City; Municipality; Town

City/Town/Village: Bulawayo

Country: Zimbabwe

Language: English

Population Range: 250,000 to 999,999

Policy Keywords: capacity building; economic development; environment; finance; food security; gender inclusion; health; land access; land tenure; livestock; municipal urban agriculture; private-public partnership; social inclusion; stakeholders; steering committee; urban agriculture; vacant land; wastewater; water access

Urban Agriculture Promotion and Regulation Act 2015, Nairobi, Kenya

Food System Sector: Food acquisition, preparation and consumption; Food and organic waste management; Food production; Food wholesale and distribution

Policy Type: Legislation and regulation

Level of Government: City; County

City/Town/Village: Nairobi City

Country: Kenya

Language: English

Population Range: 1 million - 4.99 million

Policy Keywords: animal welfare; capacity building; commercial agriculture; compost; data collection; employment; environmental protection; evaluation; fertilizer; fish; fishing activities; food safety; food security; funding; income generation; inspection; land access; land use; livestock; manure; marketing; markets; pest management; pesticides; procedures; public health; risk management; strategic plan; subsistence farming; supply chain; technical assistance services; urban agriculture; vacant land; waste management; zoning