Local Agriculture (지역 영농 사업)

Republic of Korea
Implemented by: 
Changwon City Municipal Government
Relevant MIPAA Issues: 
I-1 (Active participation in society and development)
I-2 (Work and the ageing labour force)

The Changwon city government announced a plan in 2012 to hire 20 older persons to work on the abandoned farming areas in the community. The harvest will be freely distributed among low-income seniors and other underprivileged families.