Red Latinoamericana de Investigaciones en Agricultura Urbana (AGUILA)-Cuba

cultivation, sustainable development, ecology

AGUILA network, officially launched in early 1997, has three regional secretariats: one in the Andean countries (Colombia, Peru, Bolivia and Ecuador), another in the Southern Cone countries (Argentina, Chile, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay) and a third for Central America and the Caribbean. The network promotes the use of policies, technologies and methods to improve productivity, accessibility and sustainability of production systems in urban areas.