Others

Others

The publications in this category include a broad variety of different topics related to agricultural, rural and agribusiness development projects that are not covered specifically by the other publications series produced by the Investment Centre.

Lao People's Democratic Republic: Rice policy study

Date of publication: 28 January 2013

Rice is a key staple in the Lao PDR, as in most of the region, and as such is an important element of food security. The rice sector in the country has seen impressive development over the last ten years, however the sector has reached a crossroads where further progress...

    

The Grain Chain Food Security and Managing Wheat Imports in Arab Countries

Date of publication: 1 August 2012

Arab countries face a number of food security risks due to their high dependence on wheat imports. This study
explores ways in which countries can mitigate these risks. The authors evaluate the wheatimport supply chain (WISC) from the unloading port to bulk storage at the flour mill, before the wheat is milled into flour. This study is...