Foro Global sobre Seguridad Alimentaria y Nutrición • Foro FSN

Topic: Household food security

Food Security and Nutrition resources

Family Poultry Development - Issues, opportunities and constraints

This document is based on the activities and findings of the “Smallholder Poultry Development Programme”, which was funded by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and implemented by FAO in cooperation with the International Network for Family Poultry Development (INFPD) and...

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A Vegetable Garden for All

A practical guide for setting up family gardens for the production of nutritious, safe food crops, that would contribute to the diets of populations affected by food insecurity.

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¿Cuál es el papel de las relaciones y redes sociales en la seguridad alimentaria y la nutrición familiares?

La capacidad de consumir y tener acceso a alimentos nutritivos es en cierta medida el resultado de la pertenencia y las relaciones con otros miembros de la sociedad. Esto es especialmente cierto en tiempos de crisis. Esta discusión se centra en las relaciones sociales y las redes de seguridad alimentaria y nutrición, con el objetivo de identificar y debatir casos de éxito, retos y vías a seguir para lograr la seguridad alimentaria y nutricional.

Food Security and Nutrition resources

Post-green revolution food systems and the triple burden of malnutrition

Developing country food systems have changed dramatically since the Green Revolution period. At the same time, malnutrition still represents a challenge and is now understood to encompass the three simultaneous dimensions of undernourishment, micronutrient deficiencies, and over-nutrition...

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Recognizing Linkages Between Social Protection and Agriculture

Since social protection and smallholder agricultural interventions often cover the same geographic space and target the same households, there are opportunities for synergies and complementarities that strengthen livelihoods of poor rural households.

Social protection policies aim to...

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Edible insects – Future prospects for food and feed security

This book assesses the potential of insects as food and feed and gathers existing information and research on edible insects. The assessment is based on the most recent and complete data available from various sources and experts around the world. Insects as food and feed emerge as an especially...

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Métodos indígenas de preparación de alimentos: ¿qué impacto tienen sobre la seguridad alimentaria y la nutrición?

Las comunidades utilizan sistemas de conocimientos indígenas que se transmiten de generación en generación para preparar sus alimentos. ¿Podemos considerar los métodos indígenas de preparación de alimentos como recurso viable para lograr la seguridad alimentaria y nutricional en las comunidades rurales pobres?

 

Food Security and Nutrition resources

Gender and Agriculture: Inefficiencies, Segregation, and Low Productivity Traps

Women make essential contributions to agriculture in developing countries, where they constitute approximately 43 percent of the agricultural labor force. However, female farmers typically have lower output per unit of land and are much less likely to be active in commercial farming than their...

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