Policy review for urban and peri-urban agriculture development in Namibia

This report reviews different Acts and ordinances bearing on urban and peri-urban agriculture development in Namibia. It reviews acts of relevance to local authorities as well as local authority council regulations, town planning schemes, structure and zoning plans, local economic development and upgrading strategies, the latter with a focus on Windhoek. It also analyses National policies and programmes. The resulting report was validated in a workshop in December 2015 and describes policy gaps and constraints as well as policy opportunities for the promotion of urban and peri-urban agriculture specific to each of the above mentioned documents. click this link for the report.

Also attached the handbook Growing Food in Windhoek (Namibia) - Urban Agriculture Policy and Practice.