The Kampala City Urban Agriculture Ordinance, Kampala, Uganda

City/Town/Village: Kampala
Country: Uganda
Spatial Distinction: Peri-urban; 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 production
Policy Keywords: beverages; food processing; green development; green infrastructure; licenses; livestock; manure; permits; pesticides; pollution; urban agriculture
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 legislative protection for all urban agriculture activities in the city of Kampala.

Additional Resources and Information:

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