Grounds for Change: Activating Vacant Land

Resources / Organizations

Resource Centres on Urban Agriculture and Food Security (RUAF)

The mission of the RUAF Foundation is “to contribute to urban poverty reduction, employment generation and food security and to stimulate participatory city governance and improved urban environmental management, by creating enabling conditions for empowerment of male and female urban and peri-urban farmers, capacity development of local authorities and other stakeholders and by facilitating the integration of urban agriculture in gender-sensitive policies and action programmes of local governments, civic society organisations and private enterprises with active involvement of the urban farmers, livestock keepers and other relevant stakeholders”

Contact Info

PO Box 64
3830 AB
Leusden NL

tel: +31-33-4326039

web: http://www.ruaf.org/