Agricultural Development Economics

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Regional workshop on an integrated policy approach to commercializing smallholder maize production

Nairobi, Kenya ( 6 - 7 June 2012 )

The objectives of this workshop are to bring together perspectives from producers, policymakers and private sector and generate policy recommendations for facilitating smallholder commercialization.


Voluntary guidelines on the responsible governance of tenure of land, fisheries and forests

In May 2012, the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) formally endorsed the Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of National Food Security (VGGT).


International Scientific Symposium on Food & Nutrition Security Information 2012

FAO Headquarters, Rome ( 17-19 January 2012 )

FAO is organizing a new symposium to examine emerging trends in measuring Food and Nutrition Security Information; and link it more closely to decision-making.


Economics & Policy Innovations for Climate-Smart Agriculture

EPIC works with national and local partners in developing countries, providing economic and policy analysis to support the transition to climate smart agriculture (CSA).


From Protection to Production project

This project is a collaborative effort with the UNICEF Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Office and six countries in the region, supported principally by funding from the DFID Research and Evidence Division, as well as the FAO Multi-Partner Programme Support Mechanism (FMM).


Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition • FSN Forum

Ongoing activities