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Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and Tunisia: Key Trends in the agrifood sector


These  notes were initially disseminated at the Private Sector Forum on Food Security in the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean Region jointly organized by FAO, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) in May 2015. 

Guidelines on International Classifications for Agricultural Statistics


The guidelines bring together comprehensive information on statistical classifications, in particular those used for agricultural statistics, and provide a convenient reference framework for the application of international standards at national level.

Handbook on master sampling frames for agricultural statistics


This handbook is intended as a reference document providing technical and operational guidance on various aspects of the development and use of an MSF for agriculture in several different country conditions, with an emphasis on developing countries.

System of Environmental-Economic Accounting 2012
Experimental Ecosystem Accounting


Ecosystem accounting is a coherent and integrated approach to the assessment of the environment through the measurement of ecosystems, and measurement of the flows of services from ecosystems into economic and other human activity.

Decent work indicators for agriculture and rural areas: Conceptual issues, data collection challenges and possible areas for improvement
FAO statistical working paper series 15-10


This paper aims to achieve three main objectives. First, to assess the relevance of concepts and indicators of Decent Work (DW) for rural areas and employment in agriculture, especially in low-income countries, where coverage, data availability and reliability are particularly problematic. 


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