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Food security

United States. General Accounting Office

Food security

factors that could affect progress toward meeting world food summit goals : report to Congressional requesters

by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by The Office in Washington, D.C. (P.O. Box 37050 Washington, 20013) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food supply.,
  • Agricultural productivity.,
  • Nutrition policy -- International cooperation.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesFactors that could affect progress toward meeting world food summit goals
    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX353 .U495 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination101 p. ;
    Number of Pages101
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL84010M
    LC Control Number99190314

    Jul 09,  · This book presents contemporary case studies of land use, management practices, and innovation in Africa with a view to exploring how multifunctional land uses can alleviate food insecurity and poverty. Food security and livelihoods in Africa face multiple challenges in the form of feeding a growing population on declining land areas under the Author: Elisabeth Simelton, Madelene Ostwald. Guide to Measuring Household Food Security – iii PREFACE TO THE REVISED EDITION Since publication of the Guide to Implementing the Core Food Security Module in by the Food and Nutrition Service (FNS, previously Food and Consumer Service) of the U.S. Department.

    USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service Assuring the safety and security of the food supply is a vital part of FSIS’ public health mission. FSIS has more than 7, inspectors and veterinari-ans working in plants with meat, poultry, and egg products and at ports-of-entry every day to prevent, detect, and respond to food safety issues. FSIS. Big Hunger book by food security expert Andy Fisher, details an unholy alliance between parts of the anti-hunger field and Corporate America reinforces poverty, .

    This book is the first comprehensive account of the numerous attempts made since the Second World War to provide food security for all. It provides a reference source for all those involved and interested in food security caistab-gabon.com: Palgrave Macmillan UK. Jan 08,  · The Food Security and Nutrition Guide provides a platform for available, UN and non-UN resources on Food Security, Nutrition and related topics. Disclaimer This guide is intended to provide delegates and UN Secretariat Staff with selected content from both UN and non-UN sources. It references third-party web sites, books and articles. Author: Elizabeth Mwarage.


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