本文件概要总结了粮农组织全球粮食安全与营养论坛（FSN论坛）4月27日至5月25日举办的题 为“农业政策和战略如何帮助消除农业领域童工现象”的在线讨论的情况。 此次讨论是粮农组织迎接“2021消除童工现象国际年”的各项活动之一，也是其推动到2025年实 现可持续发展目标8.7的更广泛工作的一部分。应对农业领域童工问题往往需要采取综合性跨领域 方法。因此，参加者应邀围绕在减少农业领域童工现象方面切实有效的政策和战略的问题分享信 息和案例研究，分别涉及以下各领域：1）饥饿和营养不良；2）气候变化和环境退化；3）家庭农 业；4）创新；5）公共和私人投资；6）对国内供应链的关注；7）跨领域政策和战略。...
The report analyses the relation between conflict and food security, using country-level data that cover 106 countries in Africa, Asia, and Central and South America between 1961 and 2011. The results highlight the negative correlation between conflict and food security, illustrating how certain...
Technical workshop: The drivers and impacts of migration and labour mobility in origins and destinations
A technical workshop titled: The drivers and impacts of migration and labour mobility in origins and destinations: Building the evidence base for policies that promote safe, orderly and regular people’s and labour mobility for poverty reduction and sustainable development will take place at FAO headquarters, Rome.
The workshop will bring together researchers and policy makers from around the world in an effort to provide evidence, promote understanding, enhance dialogue on migration, labor and people’s mobility for poverty reduction and sustainable development.
The objectives are:
1. Understand the diverse patterns, drivers and impacts of migration and labor mobility to address challenges for achieving sustainable livelihoods transformation, food security and nutrition and poverty reduction.
2. Promote multisector policy approaches to the development of rural areas and rural-urban linkages to facilitate rural transformation and agricultural and food systems’ transitions for economies and societies at large.
The event is available on webcast:
- Webcasting Morning Session: http://www.fao.org/webcast/home/en/item/4547/icode/
- Webcasting Afternoon Session: http://www.fao.org/webcast/home/en/item/4549/icode/
The report warns that the greater number of conflicts, whose impacts are often exacerbated by climate-related shocks, is one of the main drivers behind the fact that after steadily declining for over a decade, global hunger appears to be on the rise once more. This is threatening to derail the...
The new report looks at how population growth, increasing urbanization, technologies, and climate change are transforming rural and urban areas, and how the world’s food systems are evolving. The report concludes that fulfilling the 2030 Agenda depends crucially on progress in rural areas, which is...
The State of Food and Agriculture 2017
Today, the 2017 edition of the State of Food and Agriculture has been released. This year, the theme of the report is “Leveraging food systems for inclusive rural transformation”.
The new report looks at how population growth, increasing urbanization, technologies, and climate change are transforming rural and urban areas, and how the world’s food systems are evolving. The report concludes that fulfilling the 2030 Agenda depends crucially on progress in rural areas, which is where most of the poor and hungry live today, and outlines a strategy for how agriculture and rural economies in developing countries can provide prosperity.
Please visit the following website to download the report and additional material one of the six UN languages: