Agricultural Development Economics

Food security in emergencies

Year of publication

Food aid in response to acute food insecurity

Christopher B. Barrett [ 2006 ]
This paper reviews the role of food aid in response to humanitarian emergencies. It outlines a set of basic principles [...]
Since February 2004, FAO, through the Food Security Analysis Unit (FSAU) Somalia, has been developing the Integrated Food Security and [...]
Humanitarian reform is an issue at the centre of the UN policy agenda; Donors and international agencies are working together [...]

Food security responses to the protracted crisis context of the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Koen Vlassenroot, Salomé Ntububa, Timothy Raeymaekers [ 2006 ]
This report tests the hypothesis that there is a critical paradox between the dynamic features of food insecurity and static [...]
This case study examines how alternative approaches to rinderpest eradication evolved in the complex emergency context of southern Sudan, and [...]
Improving access to food through broad-based participation in income-generating activities in key agricultural supply chains, together with the development of [...]
This paper examines food security in the context of conflict in West Africa. The analysis developed in the paper [...]

Armed conflicts and food security

Slobodanka B. Teodosijevic  [ 2003 ]
Despite the end of the Cold War conflicts are still very frequent and most of them occur in developing countries. [...]
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