Integrating nutrition into agricultural and rural development projects

six case studies
  • 132 Pages
  • 1.43 MB
  • English

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations , Rome
Nutrition policy., Agriculture., Rural develop
StatementNutrition Planning, Assessment, and Evaluation Service, Food Policy and Nutrition Division.
SeriesNutrition in agriculture ;, no. 2
ContributionsFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Nutrition Planning, Assessment, and Evaluation Service.
LC ClassificationsTX359 .I583 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 132 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2751956M
ISBN 109251021503
LC Control Number86103160

NUTRITION IN AGRICULTURE INTEGRATING NUTRITION INTO AGRICULTURAL AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS A Manual Nutrition Planning, Assessment and Evaluation Service Food Policy and Nutrition Division No. 1 FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS Rome. Integrating nutrition into agricultural and rural development policies: the Brazilian experience of building an innovative food and nutrition security approach.

Established inBrazil's National System of Food and Nutrition Security is made up of representatives of civil society organizations and different governmental sectors. Integrating Nutrition into Agricultural and Rural Development Policies: The Brazilian Experience of Building an Innovative Food and Nutrition Security Approach.

Luciene Burlandy1, Cecilia Rocha2 and Renato Maluf3. 1, Fluminense Federal University, National Council of Food and Nutrition Security, Brazil; 32 Ryerson University, Canada; Rural Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, National Council of Food and Nutrition Security.

guidelines for integrating nutrition in agriculture enterprise mixes This guide is made possible by the generous support of the American people through the support of the Office of Health, Infectious Diseases, and Nutrition, Bureau for Global Health, U.S.

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Agency for International. Integrating nutrition into agricultural and rural development projects. Six case studies (Haiti, Kenya, Peru, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Zambia) By Rome (Italy). Food Policy and Nutrition Div. FAO and ESN PROJECT DESIGN, AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT.

Integration of nutrition into agricultural and rural development projects. Proceedings of Inter-Country Seminar held from 2nd to 7th September in. The programme examples from United Nations agencies include the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the World Food Program (WFP), the World Health Organization (WHO), and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) which have a major mandate in nutrition and are the main players of the UN System Network for Size: KB.

ACCESO is a USAID-funded four-year integrated agriculture and nutrition project that started in April Implemented by Fintrac Inc., the project aims to: Br rural households out of poverty; Generate $ million in net profits; Cre permanent jobs by February Agricultural Information System Actors.

A number of actors are involved in agricultural information systems in Ghana. These can be categorized generally as—. government ministries and departments. NGOs, both local and international. academic and research institutions. private sector agriculture firms.

ICT providers. 1 agriculture and rural development In order to report efficiently on the objectives outlined in Chapter 3, they have been clustered into logical groupings and structured into, as outlined below.

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Integrating nutrition into agricultural and rural development projects: six case studies. [Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Nutrition Planning, Assessment, and Evaluation Service.;]. Get this from a library. Integrating nutrition into agricultural and rural development projects: a manual.

[Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Nutrition Planning, Assessment, and Evaluation Service.;]. E-Agriculture and rural development. An expansive number of studies have demonstrated that even today roughly 70% of Indian Population lives in Rural Areas.

Today, Rural Development is fundamental for the advancement of the Indian : Varun Kumar M. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO) in Novembercountry delegates adopted the Rome Declaration on Nutrition and the Framework for Action, which recommends “actions on water, sanitation and hygiene”.

IFAD aims to scale up nutrition results by scaling up those nutrition-sensitive agricultural and rural development projects that have explicit nutrition goals, activities and indicators (B ox 1).

For IFAD, this does not mean setting up stand-alone nutrition Size: KB. Review of the Contribution of Agricultural Projects to Child Nutrition: A practical Field Experience of World Vision Ethiopia Integrated Rural Development Program NNP related research finding dissemination workshop Oct.

Adama, Ethiopia Name of presenter: Dr. Sisay Sinamo Senait Zewdie, Tigist Mamo, Etsub Birhanesilassie, Tilaye. Agricultural and rural development provides a critically important opportunity for reducing malnutrition. The purpose of this paper is to provide a set of guiding principles for incorporating nutrition goals into the design and implementation of agricultural Cited by: Three out of every four poor people in developing countries live in rural areas, and most of them depend directly or indi- rectly on agriculture for their livelihoods.

In many parts of the world, women are the main farmers or producers, but their roles remain largely unrecognized.

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Taking successful development interventions to scale is critical if the world is to achieve the Millennium Development Goals and make essential gains in the fight for improved agricultural productivity, rural incomes, and nutrition. How to support scaling up in these three areas, however, is a major challenge.

The meaning of rural development has been the subject of much debate and little agreement. The definition of rural development varies from one point of view to the other.

The definition of rural development has evolved through time as a result of changes in the perceived mechanisms and/or goals of development. That, in oversimplified form, is the theory behind integrating nutrition objectives into rural and agricultural development projects.

Nutrition intervention-the giving of the loaf of bread-has proved to be only a temporary solution to the severe and debilitating problem of malnutrition. This book "Agriculture and Rural Development" brings out the emerging challenges and discusses the policies and programmes for holistic and sustainable development of rural India.

Different issues that come up for analysis in this book are classified into SIX PARTS with contents spread over 36 chapters.1/5(1). This position focused on integrating enterprise development and market analysis into the research programs of the regional agricultural researchDr. Ferris joined CIAT as project manager for the Agro-enterprise Development Project, managing a portfolio of rural business projects in Africa, Asia and Latin /5.

Strengthening Advocacy for Agricultural and Rural Development to Amplify the Collective Voice of Rural farmers Integrating Multiple Water Sources and Local Institutions for Enhanced Food Security in North Africa.

01 Dec Project-Friendly Metrics and Technologies for Better Results in Nutrition-Sensitive Projects. Projects The World Bank provides low-interest loans, zero to low-interest credits, and grants to developing countries.

These support a wide array of investments in such areas as education, health, public administration, infrastructure, financial and private sector development, agriculture, and environmental and natural resource management. Farmer’s Handbook on Basic Agriculture Acknowledgement H igher demand for agricultural raw material is now anticipated and agriculture is not any more about producing farm products and selling them exclusively at the local market.

Instead farmers today have a world market to serve. But the new chances bring new challenges. Empowering Women and Girls to Improve Nutrition: Building a Sisterhood of Success Malnutrition currently affects one in two people on the planet and is the underlying cause of 45% of deaths in children under the age of five.

Global trends including population growth, changing diets, inequality and climate change risk exacerbating this problem File Size: 3MB. The Nutrition-sensitive value chains: A guide for project design has been produced to fill a key knowledge gap in the emerging field of value chains for nutrition by providing guidance on how to design nutrition-sensitive value chain (NSVC) projects, with a particular focus on smallholder producers.

Strategies to deal with rural development should take into consideration the remoteness and potentials in rural areas and provide targeted differentiated approaches.

A healthy and dynamic agricultural sector is an important foundation of rural development. Integrated project cycle management Method of managing the project cycle, using the These guidelines are meant primarily for design, monitoring and evaluation of projects, but the basic principles are applicable in all types of professionals working in development cooperation have considered agriculture and rural development, catchment File Size: KB.

INTEGRATED AGRICULTURE-AQUACULTURE PROJECT PROPOSAL-SOLWEZI DISTRICT, ZAMBIA This project is the outcome of a group efforts to whom credit and technical responsibility go. This project is based on an assignment which was given to course participants and supervised by Dr.

Abdel Rahman El Gamal as a part of “Fish Culture Development” Training.ALTERNATIVE DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS* SCOPE OF THE MODULE This training module describes the conceptual framework for alternative development projects on the basis of alternative development (AD) paradigm.

The holistic concept of AD is introduced and discussed in relation to the historical development and evolution of the Size: 1MB.Since our inception, the Agricultural Development team has recognized Nigeria as an important priority geography given its size and agricultural potential.

As early asthe foundation invested in several key areas, including value-chain development, soil health, and crop improvement.