Mayor of Quito invites local governments around the world to reflect on their current food system

In this video, the Mayor of Quito (Ecuador) explains how Quito considers the development of Urban Agriculture as an indicator of sustainability and has included it as a relevant action in the Quito Resilience Plan.


Quito was one of the seven city-regions of the world in the city region food system assessment project of RUAF and FAO. The project supported in an analysis of the current food dynamics of Quito. Quito now benefits from the tools and methods developed as well as technical support provided by RUAF and FAO.