The Kampala City Fish Ordinance, Kampala, Uganda

City/Town/Village: Kampala
Country: Uganda
Language: English
Spatial Distinction: Urban
Level of Government: City
Population: 1,507,114
Population Range: 1 million - 4.99 million
Policy Type: Legislation and regulation
Link to Policy (PDF): PDF
Year of Adoption: 2005
Food Systems Sector(s): Food processing and manufacturing; Food production; Food wholesale and distribution
Policy Keywords: aquaculture; artisanal; fish; fisheries; licenses; perishable food; permits; sanitation; seafood
Adopting Government Department(s): Kampala City Council
Lead Implementing Entity(s): Kampala City Council
Support Entity(s): Kampala Urban Food Security, Agriculture, and Livestock Committee
Funding Sources: Department for International Development DFID-UK through Livestock Production Programme
Policy Outcome(s):

This policy provides permits and licenses for those involved in fish and fish products as a business, whether as a fish farmer, fisherman, fish monger, and/or transporter in the city of Kampala.

Additional Resources and Information:

http://cipotato.org/farmersofearth/winnie-makumbo-urban-farming-policy-makes-difference/