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A 2020 vision for food, agriculture, and the environment in Sub-Saharan Africa

Ousmane Badiane

A 2020 vision for food, agriculture, and the environment in Sub-Saharan Africa

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Published by International Food Policy Research Imstitute in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable agriculture,
  • Food supply

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 55-56).

    Other titlesTwo thousand and twenty vision for food, agriculture, and the environment in Sub-Saharan Africa., Twenty twenty vision for food, agriculture, and the environment in Sub-Saharan Africa.
    Statementedited by Ousmane Badiane and Christopher L. Delgado
    SeriesFood, agriculture, and the environment discussion paper -- 4
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsS472.A357 T95 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 56 p. ;
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26623732M
    OCLC/WorldCa33951453

    The report notes that “the greatest food security challenges overall remain in sub-Saharan Africa,” where every day more than 1 in 4 people lack adequate food. Yet, Asia has the highest number of hungry individuals: million people. Agreement for an end to hunger in Africa . In many countries, particularly in the Middle East and Sub-Saharan Africa, hunger and malnutrition have been on the rise for the past three years due to conflicts, climate change and worsening. The agricultural system in Sub-Saharan Africa is a predominantly small-scale farming system with more than 50% of the agricultural activity performed by women, producing about % of the food in this region. While women provide the majority of the labor in agricultural .


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Handle:. Two thousand and twenty vision for food, agriculture, and the environment in Sub-Saharan Africa Twenty twenty vision for food, agriculture, and the environment in Sub-Saharan Africa:. A Vision document, "A Vision for Food, Agriculture, and the Environment: The Vision, Challenge, and Recommended Action," which was distributed and discussed at the conference, is being revised and will be published in the coming months.

Research findings will continue to be published in a series of Vision discussion papers, A Vision for Food, Agriculture, and the Environment in Sub-Saharan Africa.

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