Plataforma de conocimientos sobre agricultura familiar

Recursos

La sección titulada “Recursos” contiene publicaciones y materiales multimedia archivados que guardan relación con cuestiones generales en el ámbito de la agricultura familiar.

Las referencias externas de esta página se proporcionan únicamente con fines informativos; no constituyen un respaldo ni una aprobación de la FAO.

Búsqueda en la base de datos

Texto libre
Más opciones de búsqueda
Año
País
Regiones geo/econ.
Tema principal
Tema secundario

Artículo de revista
Quelles agricultures face aux défis des transitions africaines ?

La récente crise des prix des matières premières agricoles a été utilisée par certains investisseurs publics ou privés pour justifier la course aux terres en Afrique sub-saharienne. Elle a simultanément relancé le débat sur les modèles de développement agricole et remis en avant l’opposition entre  small-scale et  large-scale farming. Après...
2013 - Cahiers Agricultures

Hoja informativa
Smallholders and Family Farmers

Smallholders are small-scale farmers, pastoralists, forest keepers, fishers who manage areas varying from less than one hectare to 10 hectares. Smallholders are characterized by family-focused motives such as favouring the stability of the farm household system, using mainly family labour for production and using part of the produce for family...
2013 - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Manual
Guía técnica: Medidas para la gestión del riesgo agropecuario del Beni

La presente guía se llevó a cabo con el propósito de proporcionar un instrumento que oriente sobre las medidas que pueden adoptarse para gestionar el riesgo agropecuario en el departamento del Beni. En la presente guía, se describen prácticas agropecuarias que permiten reducir los riesgos, además que de cierta manera,...
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
2013 - FAO

Artículo de revista especializada
Examining the sources of smallholder horticultural farmers exclusion from formal urban markets in Zimbabwe

The case of Chihota communal areas
The study seeks to establish why some smallholder horticultural famers in Chihota communal areas market their produce in communal markets which are known to generate less revenue for any given quality and quantity of produce than urban formal markets. It uses primary data collected from 119 farming households randomly selected...
Zimbabwe
2013

Vídeo
UCAR - Yo Quinoa: Spot 2

El año 2013 fue declarado Año Internacional de la Quinua (AIQ). Fue propuesto por Bolivia con el apoyo de Argentina, Azerbaiyán, Ecuador, Georgia, Honduras, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Perú y Uruguay y el respaldo de la FAO. Fue adoptado por la Conferencia de la FAO en junio de 2011 y aprobado por...
Argentina
2013 - Unidad para el Cambio Rural (UCAR)

Actas de conferencia
Policies for Water and Food Security in Dry Areas

This synthesis report summarises the results of a dialogue on food security and water security. between policy makers, researchers, national leaders responsible for water and agriculture policy and members of the international development community at the International Conference on Policies for Water and Food Security in Dry Areas, held in...
2013 - International Center for Agriculture Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA)

Libro
Identification of the demand for the insertion of family farming's products into the school feeding program of Rio Grande do Sul

This dissertation has as a theme the insertion of family farmers products in the state schools of Rio Grande  do  Sul.  In  the  year  2009  was  created  a  law  n°  11.947  which  would  have  a fundamental change in the Brazilian National School Feeding Program (PNAE –  Programa Nacional de  Alimentação ...
Brazil
2013 - Universidade Federal Do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS)

Actas de conferencia
First Regional Symposium on Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries in the Mediterranean and Black Sea

The First Regional Symposium on Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries in the Mediterranean and Black Sea was organized from 27 to 30 November 2013 by the General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (GFCM) in partnership with the International Centre for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies (CIHEAM) – Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Bari (MAIB),...
2013 - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Actas de conferencia
Regional Conference on food security and income generation through the reduction of losses and waste in fisheries

The Regional Conference on food security and income generation through reduction of losses and waste in fisheries was held from 15 to 17 December 2013 at the Wissal Hotel, Nouakchott, Islamic Republic of Mauritania. It was jointly convened by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the...
2013 - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Manual
Guia de capacitación

El objetivo que tiene la presente guía es lograr que los productores rurales tengan éxito económico es su eficiencia técnico-productiva, gerencial y comercial. La guía da una descripción del contenido de cada módulo, de los participantes y de los resultados que se espera lograr.
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
2013 - FAO

Artículo de revista especializada
Farmers’ perceptions and adaptations to climate change in sub-Sahara Africa

A synthesis of empirical studies and implications for public policy in African agriculture
The problem of climate change in Africa has the potential of undermining sustainable development efforts if steps are not taken to respond to its adverse consequences. This study reviews existing and available literature on farmers’ perceptions and adaptations to climate change in sub-Sahara Africa. It is evident that the majority...
2013

Artículo de revista
Extensión rural con enfoque para la inclusión y el desarrollo rural

a pobreza rural es multidimensional y requiere de respuestas diferenciadas. Las familias rurales necesitan incrementar sus ingresos y en general mejorar sus medios de vida, así como tener más participación y representación en la vida de sus comunidades y países. Es necesario tener una visión amplia e ir más allá de...
2013 - Revista Claridades Agropecuarias

Libro
Gėnero y empoderamiento de las mujeres en las agriculturas campesinas e indígenas en Centroamérica

¿De qué estamos hablando? Aportes para el debate y la reflexión desde la experiencia de AVSF en Centroamérica
La reflexión sobre la situación de las mujeres rurales y concretamente sobre el papel institucional que AVSF debe jugar con respecto a esta temática, comienza a producirse como consecuencia de dos situaciones. Por un lado, por las dificultades para abordar las necesidades específicas de las mujeres rurales en un contexto...
Guatemala - Honduras - Nicaragua
2013 - Agrónomos y Veterinarios Sin Fronteras (AVSF)

Artículo de revista especializada
Family farming in Brazil

evolution between the 1996 and 2006 agricultural censuses
This article compares the main findings of Brazilian agricultural census data of 1996 with the same of 2006 by applying the methodology known as ‘FAO/INCRA’ (Food Agriculture Organization/Instituto Nacional de Colonização e Reforma Agrária) which allows the characterization of family farms in relation to the total universe of farms. In...
Brazil
2013

Documento de trabajo
African Food Systems to 2030: Toward Inclusive Business Models

Rapid population growth, urbanization and rising incomes will present an unprecedented opportunity for growth of commercial agriculture and agribusiness in coming years. The value of food consumed in urban areas is set to expand by four times to 2030, but given evidence of a continuing decline in competitiveness much of...
2013 - Center on Food Security and the Environment (FSE)

Documento/nota de orientación
The Cost of Hunger in Africa (COHA)

Social and Economic impact of child under-nutrition in Egypt, Ethiopia, Swaziland and Uganda
The Cost of Hunger in Africa (COHA) Study is a project led by the African Union Commission (AUC) and the New Partnership of Africa’s Development (NEPAD) Planning and Coordinating Agency and supported by the UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the UN World Food Programme (WFP). COHA is a...
Egypt - Ethiopia - Eswatini - Uganda
2013 - World Food Programme (WFP)

Documento de trabajo
Agriculture as a Sector of Opportunity for Young People in Africa

This paper sheds light on how to harvest the "youth dividend" in Sub-Saharan Africa by creating jobs in agriculture. The agriculture that attracts the youth will have to be profitable, competitive, and dynamic. These are the same characteristics needed for agriculture to deliver growth, to improve food security, and to...
2013 - World Bank Group

Actas de conferencia
Investing in smallholder agriculture for food security: A report by the High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition

In October 2011, the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) requested the High Level Panel of Experts (HLPE) to prepare "a comparative study of constraints to smallholder investment in agriculture in different contexts with policy options for addressing these constraints, taking into consideration the work done on this topic by...
2013 - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Revista especializada
EU Rural review. Family Farming

The concept of family farming is the recipient of much high-level political capital right now...  The United Nations has declared 2014 the International Year of Family Farming, the primary aim of which is to promote, develop and strengthen all types of familyoriented agriculture - from horticulture and livestock to fisheries and forestry - as a socially...
Austria - Belgium - Hungary - Ireland - Italy - Malta - Portugal - Romania - Slovakia - United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
2013

Artículo de revista especializada
Autonomy and sustainability: An integrated analysis of the development of new approaches to agrosystem management in family-based farming in Carnaubais Territory, Piauí, Brazil

This paper seeks to analyze an endogenous development scheme implemented by farming families, involving innovations in the organic production of watermelons; this was a novel local initiative reflecting the creative drive of the farmers themselves, against a background marked by considerable political and institutional uncertainty. The scheme was evaluated in...
Brazil
2013
Total results:14995