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Now online updated list of low income food-deficit countries (copy 2)

15/06/2009 - 

The low income food-deficit countries Web page has been recently updated. The list of the LIFDCs stands at 77 countries, five less than those in the 2008 LIFDC list. These five are: Albania, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Cape Verde and Tonga. All five graduated from the list having completed the "transitional phase", exceeding the World Bank income threshold for three consecutive years.

Web page: http://www.fao.org/countryprofiles/lifdc/en/