Project Profile

City-Region Food Systems and Climate change

Duration : May 1, 2019 - December 31, 2020

The project adds two case studies (Tamale, Ghana, and Colombo, Sri Lanka) to the cities RUAF and FAO have selected for the support of City-Region Food Systems (CRFS) from a climate change perspective. The project will be based on applied research and stakeholder dialogues to develop and test mutually agreed on indicators.

Location(s): Ghana, Sri Lanka
Project Contact: Drechsel, P.
Donor(s): WLE
Research Collaborator(s) : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Resource centre on Urban Agriculture and Food security (RUAF),

Farmers cultivating lettuce, while another farmer digs a small canal (marwa) with a donkey, Egypt. Photo: cc: Hamish John Appleby/IWMI