The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture 2010

As the world endeavours to recover from the combined impact of a global food price crisis, financial crash and economic recession, many hundreds of millions of people are facing increased uncertainty and real hunger. It is in this context that The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture 2010 aims to provide all concerned with . . . → Read More: The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture 2010

The State Of Food And Agriculture: Biofuels: Prospects, Risks and Opportunities

More than at any time in the past three decades, the world’s attention is focused this year on food and agriculture. A variety of factors have combined to raise food prices to the highest levels since the 1970s (in real terms), with serious implications for food security among poor populations around the world. One . . . → Read More: The State Of Food And Agriculture: Biofuels: Prospects, Risks and Opportunities

Deriving Food Security Information From National Household Budget Surveys

This document is a compilation of papers authored by national officers with the collaboration of FAO professionals involved in food security using food security statistics from 11 countries in Asia, Africa and Eastern Europe. The document also includes papers reporting on methodological issues related to the estimation of food deprivation in countries in terms . . . → Read More: Deriving Food Security Information From National Household Budget Surveys

FAO Aquaculture planning

With the dramatic recent growth of aquaculture, the planning of its development has become increasingly important. Proper planning will stimulate and guide the evolution of the sector by providing incentives and safeguards, attracting investment and boosting development. Moreover, it will help to ensure the long-term economic, environmental and social sustainability of the sector, and . . . → Read More: FAO Aquaculture planning

OECD-FAO Agricultural Outlook 2010-2019

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