Evaluation of a rooftop farming pilot project and feasibility study of urban agriculture approaches in Cairo

RUAF Foundation was contracted by the GIZ supported Participatory Development Programme  in Cairo Urban Areas to evaluate a pilot project on rooftop farming in Ezbet el Nasr; Cairo and to implement a subsequent feasibility assessment for potential up-scaling of the specific pilot project approach and other sustainable urban agriculture approaches in the Greater Cairo Region. Two respective reports were produced and concluded open rooftop farms would have highest potential for combined impacts, expansion and implementation potential in informal settlements in Cairo.