Scoping paper on urban food systems for UNEP

The scoping paper that was prepared for the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) provides an overview of the programmes on urban agriculture implemented by international key players, an overview of the state-of-the-art and key issues in the development of intra- and peri-urban agriculture, identifies important research, institutional and policy gaps in this field and provides concrete recommendations to UNEP regarding its policy on intra- and peri-urban agriculture.