Staff training on urban agriculture and forestry and city climate change strategies

Staff of local governments, research organisations and NGOs participating in the UN Habitat Cities and Climate Change Programme and in 2 CDKN-funded projects were trained on the potential impacts of urban agriculture and -forestry on climate change adaptation and mitigation, and on practical methods for monitoring them; climate-smart urban agriculture technologies; and the design and assessment of alternative strategies for the development of urban agriculture as part of city climate change strategies.