Regional training courses on urban agriculture project design and policy development for city teams

The RUAF Foundation assisted IDRC (Canada) in the design and implementation of 3 regional training courses (2 weeks each) to improve the skills of city teams of researchers, municipal officers and civil society representatives. RUAF partner IPES, in cooperation with the Urban Management Programme (UMP-LAC), organised the regional training for Latin America in Quito, Ecuador. RUAF cooperated with CIP-Urban Harvest (Peru) and Mazingira Institute (Kenya) in the organisation of the regional training for Sub-Saharan Africa in Nairobi (Kenya). RUAF partner Economic and Sustainable Development Unit of the American University of Beirut (ESDU-AUB) organised the regional training for the Middle East and Northern Africa in Beirut, Lebanon.