Agricultural Development Economics
 

Food security analysis and policy

Year of publication

Sustainable farming systems for food and nutrition security

FSN Forum summary
FAO FSN Forum [ 2018 ]
This document summarizes the online discussion Sustainable farming systems for food and nutrition security, which was held on the FAO [...]
   

The challenge of employment in the 21st century: Creating jobs in the food system

FAO Agricultural Development Economics Policy Brief 6
FAO [ 2018 ]
Agriculture remains the single most important employer in many developing country, as there are about 200 million unemployed nowadays and [...]
   
Grâce à l’adaptation d'un modèle économique récursif dynamique pour le Burkina Faso, nous examinons et comparons les sous-secteurs agricoles porteurs [...]
   

Monitoring food security in countries with conflict situations

A joint FAO/WFP update for the United Nations Security Council ( January 2018)
FAO and WFP [ 2018 ]
The report covers country briefs for 17 countries in four regions: Latin America: Haiti • Africa: Burundi, Central African Republic, [...]
   
This document summarizes the online discussion “The 11th WTO Ministerial Conference (MC11) and its significance for food security in Africa”, [...]
   

Institutions, economic freedom and structural transformation in 11 sub-Saharan African countries

FAO Agricultural Development Economics Working Paper 18-01
Alessandro Carraro and Panagiotis Karfakis [ 2018 ]
Good institutions are a fundamental pre-requisite to successfully achieve structural transformation in growing developing countries (UNECA, 2016). Sub-Saharan Africa is [...]
   
This document summarizes the online discussion Sustaining the impact of capacity development initiatives for African youth in agriculture, which was [...]
   
The present technical note aims to analyse the level and composition of Public Expenditures in support of Food and Agriculture [...]
   
In contract farming schemes, the process of developing the contract is very important for building long-lasting trust between farmers and [...]
   

Rural women: striving for gender transformative impact

FSN Forum summary
FAO FSN Forum [ 2017 ]
This document summarises the online discussion held on the FSN Forum in July / August 2017. The discussion invited reflections [...]