Agricultural Development Economics
 

Major reports

Year of publication

The State of Food Insecurity in the World

Strengthening the enabling environment for food security and nutrition
FAO, IFAD, WFP [ 2014 ]
The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2014 presents updated estimates of undernourishment and progress towards the Millennium Development [...]
   

The state of food insecurity in the world 2013

The multiple dimensions of food security
IFAD, WFP, FAO [ 2013 ]
The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2013 presents updated estimates of undernourishment and progress towards the Millennium Development [...]
   

Food value chain transformations in developing countries - Selected hypotheses on nutritional implications

ESA Working Paper No. 13-05
Miguel I. Gómez and Katie D. Ricketts [ 2013 ]
We examine how the transformation of food value chains (FVCs) influence the triple malnutrition burden (undernourishment, micronutrient deficiencies and over-nutrition) [...]
   
Malnutrition in all its forms – undernutrition, micronutrient deficiencies, and overweight and obesity – imposes unacceptably high economic and social [...]
   
Investing in agriculture is essential for reducing hunger and promoting sustainable agricultural production. Those parts of the world where agricultural [...]
   
The 2012 Symposium on “Food and Nutrition Security Information: From valid measurement to effective decision making” brought together nearly 400 [...]
   
The State of Food Insecurity in the World raises awareness about global hunger issues, discusses underlying causes of hunger and [...]
   

The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2011

How does international price volatility affect domestic economies and food security?
FAO [ 2011 ]
The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2011 highlights the differential impacts that the world food crisis of 2006-08 [...]
   

The State of Food and Agriculture 2010-11

Women in agriculture: Closing the gender gap for development
FAO [ 2011 ]
Women make significant contributions to the rural economy in all developing country regions. Their roles differ across regions, yet they [...]
   

The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2010

Addressing food insecurity in protracted crises
FAO [ 2010 ]
Following more than a decade of seemingly inexorable increases in the number of undernourished people, estimates for 2010 presented in [...]
   
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