Resources

Titre Description
- Paul Dorosh and Shahidur Rashid

Ethiopia has made considerable progress toward food security since the 1984 famine captured worldwide media attention. Almost 30 years after that calamity, Ethiopian per capita income has increased, poverty has fallen, food security has improved...

8 Juin, 2011 - Jo Swinnen

This presentation discusses the implications of foreign direct investment for agricultural development.

8 Juin, 2011 - G.A Abu, I. D. Ekpebu, and J.I. Okpe
- Cheryl Doss, Chiara Kovarik, Amber Peterman, Agnes R. Quisumbing, Mara van den Bold

Over the past decade, stakeholders have made a variety of generalized claims concerning women’s landownership, both globally and in Africa. Typically, these claims include statements with single statistics, such as “women own less...

- the Gender, Equity and Rural Employment Division of FAO

Despite Ghana’s great progress in poverty reduction, an important share of rural men and women in the country still lack decent work opportunities. The orthern part of the country and rural areas in general are of major concern. Rural women...

- Nancy L. Johnson, Chiara Kovarik, Ruth Meinzen-Dick, Jemimah Njuki, and Agnes Quisumbing

Ownership of assets is important for poverty alleviation, and women’s control of assets is associated with positive development outcomes at the household and individual levels. This research was undertaken to provide guidance for...

- Sam Benin, Alejandro Nin Pratt, Shenggen Fan, Clemens Breisinger, Tewodaj Mogues, James Thurlow, Xinshen Diao

The Regional Strategic Analysis and Knowledge Support System (ReSAKSS) is an Africa-wide network of regional nodes supporting the Common Market of Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), the Economic...

1 Mar, 2012 -

The Montpellier Panel presented their new report ‘Growth with Resilience: Opportunities in African Agriculture’ on Wednesday 21st March at the...

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In the wake of the food crises of the early 1970s and the resulting World Food Conference of 1974, a group of innovators realized that food security depends not only on crop production but also on the policies that affect an entire food system,...

6 Juin, 2011 - Victor Afari-Sefa