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

City/Town/Village: Municipality of Rosario
State/Province: Santa Fe Province
Country: Argentina
Language: 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 processing and manufacturing; Food production; Food retail; Food wholesale and distribution
Policy Keywords: commercial development; markets; microenterprise; physical infrastructure; urban agriculture
Adopting Government Department(s): Municipality of Rosario
Lead Implementing Entity(s): Secretariat of Social Promotion
Support Entity(s): The Executive Department
Policy Outcome(s):

This policy encourages small business development in through small-scale production, processing or commercial retail. It establishes a municipally-managed market (or "fair") where small businesses can sell their goods.