OurTraditional Food

Where
Argentina
When
2016
Who
National Directorate of International Cooperation of the Federal Ministry of Culture
Key objectives of the measure:

To recognize,mise an valeur and disseminate from a right-based approach a ll the knowledge, practices, products and traditional foods of Argentina,recovering and respecting the identity and cultural diversity in the framework of food safety with sovereignty.This measure was adopted in 2012.

Scope of the measure:
National
Nature of the measure:
financial, institutional
Main feature of the measure:

It was implemented through the organization of meetings with producers, researchers,students and professionals from different fields related to traditional foods.

Activities:reflection and debate with specialists in the field. Gallery of community experiences related to the reappreciation of traditiona l

foods. Regional products fair.Training workshops.Regional music and dances.

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

Achieve an effective cross-cutting work between the Federal Ministry of Culture,the Ministry of Social Development and all international, national and provincial agencies participating in the events.

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

not information about

Main conclusions of the evaluation of the measure:

Between the year 2012 and 2015, 3 regional meetings were held (North West,North East,CUYO) and the findings were presented in

Buenos Aires.

Between 300 and 500 attendees per event.

130 community experiences presented. Funding of 40 productive projects.

Publication "Nuestros Alimentos Tradicionales. Seguridad Alimenta ria, identidad y diversidad cultural en Argentina" (300 copies

News release in Diario Tiempo Argentino and local newspapers

Indicators used to determine impact:
Number of meetings held, number of attendees per event, number of projects funded,presence in provincia l media and number of publications.
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Multi-domain