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Rice self-sufficiency in Rwanda: policies to ensure it does not remain an elusive goal

FAO Agricultural Development Economics Policy Brief 37
FAO

This policy brief presents a snapshot review of how key policies have affected rice in Rwanda in the run-up to [...]

Assessment of the fertilizer market and bulk procurement system in the United Republic of Tanzania

Policy report
Bumb, B. L., Ariga, J., Anand, M., Cameron, A. & Nkonya, N.M.

The United Republic of Tanzania has a predominantly agricultural economy, with agriculture accounting for more than two-thirds of employment in [...]

Fiscal policies to fight malnutrition – An analysis of the sugar-sweetened beverages tax in Catalonia, Spain

FAO Agricultural Development Economics Working Paper 21-05
Dal, E., Morales, C., Angulo, A. & Yagüe, J-L.

This paper analyses the potential signalling effect from a tax on sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) that Catalonia introduced in May 2017, [...]

Strengthening sugar-sweetened beverages tax effects in Catalonia, Spain

FAO Agricultural Development Economics Policy Brief 36
FAO

This policy brief analyses in which ways and to what extent sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) taxes trigger reduced consumption. The potential [...]

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Technical workshop: The drivers and impacts of migration and labor mobility

FAO Headquarters, Rome ( 1 December 2017 )

The workshop will bring together researchers and policy makers from around the world in an effort to provide evidence, promote [...]

Call for good practices and lessons learned on food security and nutrition policy implementation in Europe and Central Asia region

FAO’s Project Developing Capacity for Strengthening Food Security and Nutrition in Selected Countries of the Caucasus and Central Asia is pleased to [...]

Online discussion: Rural women: striving for gender transformative impacts

This online discussion invites you to reflect on the current understanding of gender dynamics of rural livelihoods and share information, [...]

What role can agricultural extension and advisory services play in realizing gender equality and improved nutrition?

This discussion invites you to reflect on the role that agricultural extension and advisory services (AEAS) can play in contributing [...]

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