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The brief contains recommendations and a framework for developing an Institutional Food Procurement Programme (IFPP) based on lessons from ten [...]
This paper examines the main issues affecting producers of export crops in Malawi that could compromise the attainment of the [...]

Diversification under climate variability as part of a CSA strategy in rural Zambia

Aslihan Arslan, Romina Cavatassi, Federica Alfani, Nancy Mccarthy, Leslie Lipper & Misael Kokwe
Climate change is posing an increasingly severe challenge to agricultural livelihoods due to increased frequency and intensity of extreme weather [...]
The report sheds some light on the nature of the challenges that agriculture and food systems are facing now and [...]

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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 [...]

Impact Assessment of Policies to Support Healthy Food Environments and Healthy Diets

FAO Headquarters ( 26 May 2017 )

This event is part of a series of events to “develop common understanding of issues and lay the basis for [...]

Online consultation on the development of a Global Core Set (GCS) of forest-related indicators

Forests play a vital role in food security and nutrition, as well as environmental services. The Collaborative Partnership on Forests [...]

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