Food Security In An Urbanizing Society Training
Quick urbanization is a major challenge in the current
developing world. The challenge of food security is affecting many nations
around the world. To achieve food securities proper agricultural systems, links
between rural and urban areas and food management chains have to be
implemented. Therefore, this course is motivated by the objective of equipping
participants with skills of ensuring the integration between rural production
and urban market systems to ensure nutrition security.
By the end of this
course the participants will be able to:
- Understand the urban food security clusters, approaches
for spatial planning and methods in which these can be linked to
facilitate nutrition security in urban and rural areas.
- Lean the social-economic and technical aspects of urban
agriculture and identify their importance in agri-food system
- Learn how to design sustainable solutions to ensure
- Help in the process of developing a rural-urban plan
from a perspective that is holistic and multifaceted
- Acquire skills in dealing with stakeholders and
promoting their contribution to food security
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
This course target professions in the agricultural extension
sector including decision makers. it also targets financial institutions,
governments, research institutions, and NGOs, dedicated to supporting
agricultural activities among developmental programmes.
Food outlets for
disadvantages of food production
Food sales in urban
areas and its importance to sustainable agri-food systems
approach of urban agriculture and its importance
challenges in urban areas
agri-food security and nutrition security
in promoting food security in urban areas
This course is delivered by our seasoned trainers who have
vast experience as expert professionals in the respective fields of practice.
The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works
and case studies.
Training manuals and additional reference materials are
provided to the participants.
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will
be issued with a certificate.
We can also do this as tailor-made course to meet
organization-wide needs. Contact us to find out more: firstname.lastname@example.org
· The training will be conducted at SKILLS FOR AFRICA TRAINING INSTITUTE IN NAIROBI KENYA.
The training fee covers tuition fees, training materials,
lunch and training venue. Accommodation and airport transfer are arranged for
our participants upon request.
Payment should be sent to our bank account before start of
training and proof of payment sent to: