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Food Safety
Rwanda : Food Smart Country Diagnostic
RwandaWorld Bank

The term “food smart” refers to a food system that is efficient, meets the food needs of a country, and is environmentally sustainable. Reducing food loss and waste (FLW) is one of the critical pillars of building a smart food system. This diagnostic...

Food Safety
Addressing Food Loss And Waste : A Global Problem With Local Solutions
All CountriesWorld Bank

The report focuses on the role that food loss and waste (FLW) could play in reducing the environmental footprint of food systems while attempting to meet the caloric and nutrient needs of a population expected to increase by 3 billion people in the n...

Food Safety
The Role Of Strategic Grain Reserves In Enhancing Food Security In Zambia And Zimbabwe
ZambiaWorld Bank

Zambia and Zimbabwe have experienced food security emergencies of varying severity, mainly caused by drought and floods in some areas. Like several countries in Africa and elsewhere, the two countries have developed and used Strategic Grain Reserves...

Food Safety
Livestock And Sustainable Food Systems: Status, Trends, And Priority Actions
All CountriesHerrero, M., Mason-D'Croz, D., Thornton, P.K., Fan...

Livestock are a critically important component of the food system, although the sector needs a profound transformation to ensure that it contributes to a rapid transition towards sustainable food systems. This chapter reviews and synthesises the evid...

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Monitoring Food Security In Food Crisis Countries With Conflict Situations
All CountriesFAO, WFP

This is the eleventh update of the monitoring food security in food crisis countries with conflict situations, a twice-yearly report on the acute food insecurity situation in countries where conflict and insecurity are primary drivers of acute food...

Food Safety
Kenya: Impacts Of The Ukraine And Global Crises On Poverty And Food Security
KenyaBreisinger Clemens., Diao Xinshen., Dorosh Paul A....

Global food, fuel, and fertilizer prices have risen rapidly in recent months, driven in large part by the fallout from the ongoing war in Ukraine and the sanctions imposed on Russia. Other factors, such as export bans, have also contributed to rising...

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Consumer Organizations And The Right To Adequate Food
All CountriesFAO

This publication is aimed at making the connections between the important work of consumer organizations and the realization of the right to adequate food, increasing the visibility of these organizations and highlighting their importance to food sec...

Food Safety
Bringing Circular Agribusiness From Margin To Mainstream
All CountriesO-Farms

Across East Africa, entrepreneurs are rescuing food from waste streams and turning it into sustenance for people, animal feed, organic fertiliser, and more. Rena Beverage Solutions Limited in Uganda brews a healthful tea from unused seeds and flowers...

Food Safety
CLUED-iN #25: Turning Challenges Into Opportunities
All CountriesiBAN

From food security to climate change, today’s world faces many complex challenges. Local entrepreneurs are embracing innovative ideas to address issues in their communities but also rely on an ecosystem of partners, investors, policymakers, and peers...

Food Safety
Nigeria : Food Smart Country Diagnostic
NigeriaWorld Bank Group

This study of Nigeria food loss and waste (FLW) analyzes the potential policy impacts of reducing FLW along the value chain for three strategically selected commodities: maize, tomatoes, and catfish. The study takes into account the differences betwe...

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Food Safety In Africa : Past Endeavors And Future Directions
All CountriesWorld Bank Group

Current donor investment in food safety in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) largely reflects the concerns of previous decades and as a result is substantially focused on access to regional and overseas export markets, with emphasis on national control system...

Food Safety
Disentangling Food Security From Subsistence Agriculture In Malawi
MalawiBenson, Todd

The book identifies crucial changes that could improve food security and, in the long term, facilitate agricultural transformation. Decades of research in Malawi are synthesized to propose policy solutions for the country’s persistent food insecurity...

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