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The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2014

Strengthening the enabling environment for food security and nutrition

Voices of the Hungry

Monitoring food insecurity worldwide through people’s experiences

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Refinements to the FAO methodology for estimating the prevalence of undernourishment indicator
This paper reports on refinements to the methodology for estimating the prevalence of undernourishment that were adopted during the preparation of the State of Food Insecurity in the World report 2014.

Meetings and events

International statistical meetings

09 Sep 2014 - 12 Sep 2014

FAO Headquarters

FAO statistics division will be hosting a series of high level meetings to promote and support the collection and dissemination of agricultural statistics globally. 

Workshop on national emissions inventories and mitigation plans in agriculture, land use, land use change and forestry

21 Jul 2014 - 23 Jul 2014

San Jose, Costa Rica

The workshop aims to identify technical and institutional gaps and steps needed to improve capacities of Member Countries, in relation to their national GHG reporting processes. 

Expert consultation on collecting sex-disaggregated data on land ownership and management in agricultural censuses

13 May 2014 - 15 May 2014

Kampala Uganda

The Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) and FAO statistics division are organizing an expert consultation on collecting sex-disaggregated data on land ownership and management in agricultural censuses. 

Alternative composite food security indexes: their use, value and limits

15 Apr 2014

FAO Headquarters, Rome, Italy

The seminar will illustrate and discuss the experience of the Economist Intelligence Unit and the FAO Statistics Division in building composite food security indexes. Four panelists will open the discussion presenting their views on composite indexes from an analytical, statistical, political and advocacy perspective.