7-310-303

Numéro d’identité: 310-303
Numéro Diap.: 310-16-03
Type de groupe: projet de développement
Région du monde: Amériques
Pays: Cuba
Ville: Havana
Légende: Workers at the ACTAF demonstration farm in Havana.
Photographe: Barbour, David
Date de la photo: 2003
Projet: Urban Agriculture Demonstration and Training Farm
Répondant: Agence canadienne de développement international; Oxfam Canada; LifeCycles; Asociacion Cubano de Tecnicos Agricolas y Forestales
Arrière-plan: The Canadian International Development Agency provided funding to Oxfam Canada for its work with ACTAF, Cuban Association for Agro and Forestry Technicians or Asociacion Cubano de Tecnicos Agricolas y Forestales. ACTAF is a professional association of agricultural specialists who promote more sustainable agricultural techniques in Cuba. Oxfam and LifeCycles have assisted ACTAF to establish an Urban Agriculture Demonstration and Training Farm and to promote the development of urban agriculture plots throughout the city of Havana. Because of urban agriculture the people of Havana have much-improved food security.