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This article examines the decision of farmers to sell part of their farm output on the market, using data from [...]
   
This article reviews key conceptual issues related to the development of the rural non-farm economy (RNFE) in a transition context [...]
   
This study addresses issues central to the mandate of the Global Donor Platform, drawing on experiences from across the developing [...]
   
The paper emphasizes the importance of embedded institutions for the transformation of the agricultural sector and rural economies in the [...]
   

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 [...]
   

Food security analysis and policies for transition countries

Peter Wehrheim, Doris Wiesmann [ 2006 ]
This article explores the characteristics of food security in the context of economies in transition. These special characteristics derive from [...]
   
The paper reviews the implications for rural development of current transformations in agriculture. It first identifies some of the driving [...]
   

The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2006

Eradicating world hunger – taking stock ten years after the World Food Summit
FAO [ 2006 ]
Ten years have elapsed since the World Food Summit (WFS) in Rome pledged to halve the number of undernourished people [...]
   
Improving agricultural productivity and farm level resilience to agricultural production shocks is a critical component of reducing poverty and improving [...]
   

The right to food in practice

Implementation at the national level
FAO [ 2006 ]
This paper gives practical guidance as to how to implement the right to food at the national level, with examples [...]