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Agricultural Development Economics Division
The division┐s website site provides access to working papers, policy briefs, and other publications on agricultural development economics, food security policy and analysis and related topics.
Crop Prospects and Food Situation
Foodcrops and Shortages, and Food Supply Situation and Crop Prospects in sub-Saharan Africa, will henceforth be consolidated into a new publication, Crop Prospects and Food Situation, which will be issued in four languages and print as well as electronic format, six times per year. In addition to a ...
FAO and food security -Monitoring and information
The Committee on World Food Security monitors the progress in the implementation of the World Food Summit Plan of Action based on reports from national governments and international organizations. These are posted below in their original languages. (pdf)
FAOs Special Programme for Food Security (SPFS)
In 1994, FAO's Director-General initiated a review of the Organization's priorities, programmes and strategies. This review concluded that: improving food security should be reaffirmed as the Organization's top priority, that there was an urgent need for the Organization's programmes to focus more ...
Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition Policies and Strategies
The FSN Forum is a global community of FSN practitioners with members in many countries across the world┐s five continents. Already involving 300 practitioners from various fields, the Forum helps bridge the knowledge divide among the different communities involved in FSN policies and strategies, ...
Global Information and Early Warning System on Food and Agriculture (GIEWS)
Our Mandate: to keep the world food supply/demand situation under continuous review, issue reports on the world food situation (See our Publications: Food Outlook, Food Crops and Shortages, etc.), and provide early warnings of impending food crises in individual countries. For countries facing a ...
State of Food and Agriculture (SOFA)
The State of Food and Agriculture is FAO's annual report on current developments affecting world agriculture.It reviews policy factors underlying recent agricultural performances at the world and regional levels, highlighting the experience of selected countries in each region. It also ...
State of food insecurity in the world (SOFI)
The state of food insecurity in the world (SOFI) reports on global and national efforts to reach the goal set by the 1996 World Food Summit: to reduce by half the number of undernourished people in the world by the year 2015.
World Food Situation
Reports, prices, analyses, issues and commodity information related to the world food situation.
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