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Urban Agriculture Magazine

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Since 2000 RUAF publishes the Urban Agriculture Magazine to enable exchange of policy views, practical experiences, research results and other information in the field of urban agriculture and urban food systems.

  • Urban Agriculture Magazine no. 37 – Gender in Urban Food Systems

    In this issue of UA Magazine, we identify the ways in which gender and inclusivity have been neglected in urban food policy, practice and research.

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  • Urban Agriculture Magazine no. 36 – Food Policy Councils

    In this Urban Agriculture Magazine, we explore food policy councils, their approach to inclusiveness, their impacts, and challenges faced.

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  • Urban Agriculture Magazine no. 35 – Youth in Food. Opportunities for education and employment

    This issue of Urban Agriculture Magazine explores challenges and solutions raised by migration pressures with a focus on youth employment in city region food systems.

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  • Urban Agriculture Magazine no. 34 – Measuring Impact

    With this magazine we explore how assessment frameworks have supported cities in the planning and monitoring of their food strategies and policies.

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  • Urban Agriculture Magazine no. 33 – Urban Agroecology

    This issue of the Urban Agriculture Magazine by RUAF and the Centre for Agroecology Water and Resilience documents the emerging field of urban agroecology.

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  • Urban Agriculture Magazine no. 32 – Urban Food-Waste-Energy Nexus and the Private Sector

    This issue of the Urban Agriculture Magazine discusses this urban-food-waste-energy nexus with a focus on the role of the private sector.

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  • Urban Agriculture Magazine no. 31 – Inclusive Use of Urban Space

    This Urban Agriculture Magazine explores the issue of community engagement in (urban) food policy and planning through case studies across the globe.

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  • Urban Agriculture Magazine no. 30 – Rural-urban linkages

    This issue of Urban Agriculture Magazine is a co-production of ILEIA and RUAF to explore rural-urban linkages in renewing our food systems.

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  • Urban Agriculture Magazine no. 29 – City Region Food Systems

    This Urban Agriculture Magazine addresses city region food systems. A policy and practice approach focusing on urban food from a city-region perspective.

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  • Urban Agriculture Magazine no. 28 – Innovations in Urban Agriculture

    This Urban Agriculture Magazine highlights innovations in urban agriculture. Innovation is taking place continuously, exploring the multiple functions of urban agriculture, including food security, income generation and environmental management.

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