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Greens and beans in the city - Urban agriculture and food security in Jinja, Uganda


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Title: Greens and beans in the city - Urban agriculture and food security in Jinja, Uganda
Authors: Bäcklin, Oskar
Malmberg, Lina
Issue Date: 3-Oct-2017
Degree: Student essay
Series/Report no.: Kandidatuppsats i Kulturgeografi
2017/15
Keywords: urban agriculture
food security
urban planning
urban space
Global South
Uganda
urban development
development geography
Abstract: This thesis concerns the problems with creating urban food security in a constantly urbanizing world with focus on the role that urban agriculture may have in addressing this problem The purpose of this study is to investigate if urban agriculture is an important activity for creating food security in the city, using Jinja as an example. It also seeks to explore potential opportunities and obstacles for agricultural activities within the city of Jinja. Three research questions have been use... more
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/53891
Appears in Collections:Kandidatuppsatser / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle, avdelningen för kulturgeografi (2013-)

 

 

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