Economía Agroalimentaria

Policy orientations for food security resilience with gender sensitivity in the Gambia

Año: 2023
Autor(es): FAO

FAO Agricultural Development Economics Policy Brief, No. 63.

This brief summarizes the findings of the working paper Resilience to food insecurity and gender differential decomposition in the Gambia, which aims to analyse the key drivers of household resilience to food insecurity and assess differences in resilience capacity and food security indexes across male- and female-headed households. It identifies key drivers of these differentials at the national, urban and rural areas in the Gambia, by using Gambian Integrated Household Surveys on consumption expenditure and poverty-level assessment 2015–2016.

Tipo de documento: Nota de política
País: Gambia
Región: Africa
ISSN: 2520-6540 (online) / 2520-6532 (print)