Municipal Community Garden Program, Rosario, Argentina

City/Town/Village: Municipality of Rosario
County/Province/District (Name of): Santa Fe Province
Country: Argentina
Language: English; Spanish
Spatial Distinction: Urban
Level of Government: Municipality; State (sub-national)
Population: 1,426,517
Population Range: 1 million - 4.99 million
Policy Type: Legislation and regulation
Link to Policy (PDF): PDF
Year of Adoption: 2002
Food Systems Sector(s): Food production
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
Adopting Government Department(s): Municipality of Rosario
Lead Implementing Entity(s): Secretariat of Social Promotion Urban Agriculture Program, Ministry of Planning, and the Parks and Walkways Directorate
Support Entity(s): The Executive Department
Policy Outcome(s):

This policy establishes community gardens for vulnerable groups to earn income and increase food production for residents' consumption.