Agricultural Development Economics
 

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Proceedings from the International Scientific Symposium on Food and Nutrition Security information

From Valid Measurement to Effective Decision Making
FAO [ 2013 ]
In January 2012 FAO organized an International Symposium to examine emerging trends in measuring Food and Nutrition Security Information and [...]
   

The Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition

Online discussions that make a difference
FSN Forum / FAO [ 2012 ]
This special publication showcases some of the FSN Forum's most significant discussions in recent years, on central topics and trends [...]
   

Climate change mitigation finance for smallholder agriculture

A guide book to harvesting soil carbon sequestration benefits
Leslie Lipper, Bernardete Neves, Andreas Wilkes, Timm Tennigkeit, Pierre Gerber, Ben Henderson, Giacomo Branca and Wendy Mann [ 2011 ]
Building on FAO policy advice and incorporating lessons from ongoing agricultural carbon finance projects of FAO and other organizations, this [...]
   
Fuelled by the turbulence of world agricultural markets, the debate on relations among agriculture, food security, natural resources, population growth [...]
   
Following the revision of the initial Vulnerability Discussion Paper in light of the first Dialogue Forum (Addis Ababa – 11th [...]
   
The recent escalation of world food prices - particularly for cereals - prompted mass public indignation and demonstrations in many [...]
   
The increasing volume of remittances and public transfers in rural areas of the developing world has raised hopes that these [...]
   
This paper examines some of the key technical, institutional, policy and financial responses required to achieve climate-smart agriculture which sustainably [...]
   
Two key challenges facing humanity today stem from changes within global food and climate systems. The 2008 food price crisis [...]
   
Markets have been found to be an increasingly important source of the seeds of crops and varieties low income farmers [...]
   
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