Making Agriculture Work for Nutrition: Prioritizing country-level action, research, and support

Reports
Sectors:
Agriculture, Nutrition
Organization:
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition (FSN Forum), SecureNutrition
Author:
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Global Forum on Food Security Network (FSN Forum) and SecureNutrition
Region:
Global
Resource Publication Date:
December, 2012
Content Format:
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This is a summary of an online discussion that tooke place September 12 to October 5, 2012. It was co-hosted by FAO's FSN Forum and SecureNutrition and moderated by Anna Herforth and Cristina Lopriore. The discussants asked three questions frame the conversation:

  • If you were designing an agricultural investment program, what are the top 5 things you would do to maximize its impact on nutrition?
  • To support the design and implementation of this program, where would you like to see more research done, and why?
  • What can our institutions do to help country governments commit to action around your recommendations, and to help ensure implementation will be effective?

Results of this discussion are available in a blog, written by moderator Anna Herforth who describes the main take-aways. In addition, the full text of all contributions can be found in the proceedings; A comprehensive summary is available below in English, Spanish, and French

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