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- DocumentEvidence on Demand, 2015Foodborne disease matters for development. It is a major public health problem. It presents a barrier to countries that wish to export and to smallholder farmers who wish to sell produce in high value domestic markets. It is also a major concern of consumers.DocumentSmall Island Economies - CTA Brussels, 2015This reader presents the key concepts, challenges and opportunities for agriculture and food security in relation to climate change. It gives an overview of the international negotiations on climate change and how they feature agriculture, especially in the context of ACP countries, and the farmers’ perspective on how progress can best be achieved.OrganisationFood Policy is a multidisciplinary journal publishing original research and critical reviews on issues in the formulation, implementation and analysis of policies for the food sector in developing, trDocumentFood Policy, 2015This paper investigates linkages between women’s empowerment in agriculture and the nutritional status of women and children using 2012 baseline data from the Feed the Future population-based survey in northern Ghana.Document
Food security in a climate perspective: what role could the private sector play regarding investment in smallholder agriculture in Ethiopia, Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania and ZambiaNoragric, Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, 2014The purpose of this study is to discuss different ways of implementing the "Food Security in a Climate Perspective strategy 2013-15" in relation to support to private sector development and public-private partnership (PPP) as regards agriculture, climate change and food seDocumentClimate Change Agriculture Food Security, 2015This working paper summarizes projected climate change impacts on livestock across Africa.DocumentWorld Fish Center, 2015This report focuses on the challenges of climate change and food security for the Pacific Islands.Document
Eliciting consumer WTP for food characteristics in a developing context: Comparison of four methods in a field experiment.Norwegian University of Life Sciences, 2015This paper aims at answering two objectives; 1) assess consumer preference and willingness to pay for organic and food safety inspected tomatoes in a traditional African food market; 2) compare willingness to pay for the tomato attributes in four different elicitation techniques.DocumentElsevier, 2011This journal article highlights that agriculture and food security are key sectors for intervention under climate change.Document
Case Study: Malawi’s agriculture, climate change and food security country analysis and programming recommendationsEvidence on Demand, 2015Agriculture is vital to Malawi, employing 80% of the workforce and producing nearly 35% of GDP. However, the food security and climate change situation of Malawi has become very unstable. This brief is a country case study of Malawi and highlights how climate change affects food security and agriculture in Malawi.