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STATE FOREST CAUCASUS & CNTR ASIA

State of Forests of the Caucasus and Central Asia

Overview of Forests and Sustainable Forest Management in the Caucasus and Central Asia Region

Series:
Geneva Timber and Forest Study Papers
20 Jun 2019
This study presents the forest resources and the forest sector of the region, including trends in, and pressures on the resource, to describe the policies and institutions for the forest sector in the region and to list the major challenges the sector faces, and the policy responses in place or p...
STATE COMMODITY DEPEND 2019

State of Commodity Dependence 2019

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The State of Commodity Dependence
18 Jun 2019
This publication contains 189 individual country profiles, each comprising 30 indicators mostly related to the four main dimensions of commodity dependence, namely: merchandise and commodity export dependence - Commodity import dependence - key socioeconomic indicators - other structural indicato...
VALUING FOREST ECOSYSTEM SERVICES

Valuing Forest Ecosystem Services

A Training Manual for Planners and Project Developers

13 Mar 2019
The aim of this manual is to enhance understanding of ecosystem services and their valuation. The specific target group comprises governmental officers in planning units and field-level officers and practitioners in key government departments in Bangladesh responsible for project development, inc...
STATE OF FOOD SECUR & NUTRIT 2018

The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2018

Building Climate Resilience for Food Security and Nutrition

Series:
The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World
25 Feb 2019
This year’s report shows that climate variability and extremes – even without conflict – are key drivers behind the recent rise in global hunger and one of the leading causes of severe food crises and their impact on people’s nutrition and health. Climate variability and exposure to more complex,...
REG OVERVIEW FOOD SEC NUTRI EURO

Europe and Central Asia Regional Overview of Food Security and Nutrition 2018

The Role of Migration, Rural Women and Youth in Sustainable Development

4 Mar 2019
Europe and Central Asia encompasses great economic, social and environmental diversity, its countries are facing various food security and nutrition challenges. While they have made significant progress in reducing the prevalence of undernourishment over the past two decades, new evidence shows a...
PERSPECT DEL COMERCIO INTER 2018

Perspectivas del Comercio Internacional de América Latina y el Caribe 2018

Las tensiones comerciales exigen una mayor integración regional

25 Feb 2019
La edición 2018 de Perspectivas del Comercio Internacional de América Latina y el Caribe incluye tres capítulos. En el capítulo I se analiza el impacto que el divergente crecimiento global y las tensiones comerciales causan en el comercio de la región. En el capítulo II se examina la participació...
INTL TRADE OUTLK 2018

International Trade Outlook for Latin America and the Caribbean 2018

Stronger Regional Integration Urgent to Counter Impact of Trade Conflicts

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International Trade Outlook for Latin America and the Caribbean
8 Feb 2019
This edition of International Trade Outlook for Latin America and the Caribbean covers 2018 and is divided into three chapters. Chapter I analyses the impact of divergent global growth and trade tensions on trade in the region. Chapter II examines the share of Latin America and the Caribbean in g...
MID TERM REVIEW ROVANIEMI ACTION

Rovaniemi Action Plan for the Forest Sector in a Green Economy: Mid-Term Review

Series:
Geneva Timber and Forest Discussion Papers
6 Sep 2019
This publication is a mid-term review of actions that have been implemented and are in line with the Rovaniemi Action Plan (RAP). Stakeholders of the RAP provided input and the Joint Section also reviewed its own activities. This study also contains a general review of actions reported during 201...
FOREST LANDSCAPE RESTORATION

Forest Landscape Restoration in the Caucasus and Central Asia

Background Study for the Ministerial Roundtable on Forest Landscape Restoration and the Bonn Challenge in the Caucasus and Central Asia (21-22 June 2018, Astana, Kazakhstan)

Series:
Geneva Timber and Forest Discussion Papers
20 Jun 2019
This study, focusing primarily on the period from the collapse of the Soviet Union until the present day, identifies the key drivers of forest degradation and the potential for forest landscape restoration in the Caucasus and Central Asia. The study was undertaken to support the preparation of re...
STATE FOOD & AGRI 2018 (S)

El estado mundial de la agricultura y la alimentación

Migración, agricultura y desarrollo rural

Series:
El estado mundial de la agricultura y la alimentación
15 Oct 2018
La migración es una realidad mundial en crecimiento que permite que millones de personas busquen nuevas oportunidades. Sin embargo, también plantea dificultades para los migrantes y para las sociedades, tanto en las zonas de origen como en las de destino. En este informe se analizan los flujos mi...
STATE FOOD & AGRI 2018 (F)

La situation mondiale de l’alimentation et de l’agriculture 2018

Migrations, agriculture et développement rural

Series:
La situation mondiale de l'alimentation et de l'agriculture
15 Oct 2018
Les migrations sont un phénomène mondial en expansion qui concerne des millions de personnes en quête d’un avenir meilleur. Elles sont porteuses de défis pour les migrants eux-mêmes et pour les sociétés, aussi bien dans les régions de départ que dans les régions d’arrivée. La situation mondiale d...
STATE OF FOOD & AGRICULTURE 2018

The State of Food and Agriculture 2018

Migration, Agriculture and Rural Development

Series:
The State of Food and Agriculture
23 Oct 2018
Migration is an expanding global reality, one that allows millions of people to seek new opportunities. But it also involves challenges for migrants and for societies, both in areas of origin and of destination. This report analyses migratory flows – internal and international – and how they are ...
STATE OF THE WORLD

The State of the World’s Forests 2016

Forests and Agriculture - Land-use Challenges and Opportunities

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The State of the World’s Forests
16 Jun 2016
Forests and trees support sustainable agriculture. They stabilize soils and climate, regulate water flows, give shade and shelter, and provide a habitat for pollinators and the natural predators of agricultural pests. They also contribute to the food security of hundreds of millions of people, fo...
STATE WORLD FISHERIES & AQUA 2016

The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture 2016

Contributing to Food Security and Nutrition For All

Series:
The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture
6 Oct 2016
This issue of The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture aims to provide objective, reliable and up-to-date data and information to a wide range of readers – policy-makers, managers, scientists, stakeholders and indeed all those interested in the fisheries and aquaculture sector. As always, the...
STATE OF FOOD & AGRICULTURE 1993

The State of Food and Agriculture 1993

Water Policies and Agriculture

Series:
The State of Food and Agriculture
3 Sep 1993
In addition to the usual review of the recent world food and agriculture situation, each issue of The State of Food and Agriculture from 1957 has included one or more special studies of problems of longer-term interest. This year's edition focuses on water policies and agriculture.
STATE OF FOOD & AGRICULTURE 1994

The State of Food and Agriculture 1994

Forest Development and Policy Dilemmas

Series:
The State of Food and Agriculture
19 Apr 1994
In addition to the usual review of the recent world food and agriculture situation, each issue of The State of Food and Agriculture from 1957 has included one or more special studies of problems of longer-term interest. This year's edition focuses on forest development and policy dilemmas.
STATE OF FOOD & AGRICULTURE 1995

The State of Food and Agriculture 1995

Agricultural Trade - Entering a New Era?

Series:
The State of Food and Agriculture
9 May 1995
In addition to the usual review of the recent world food and agriculture situation, each issue of The State of Food and Agriculture has included one or more special studies of problems of longer-term interest. This year's edition focuses on agricultural trade.
STATE OF FOOD & AGRICULTURE 1996

The State of Food and Agriculture 1996

Food Security - Some Macroeconomic Dimensions

Series:
The State of Food and Agriculture
6 Nov 1996
In addition to the usual review of the recent world food and agriculture situation, each issue of The State of Food and Agriculture from 1957 has included one or more special studies of problems of longer-term interest. This year's edition focuses on food security.
STATE OF FOOD & AGRICULTURE 1997

The State of Food and Agriculture 1997

The Agroprocessing Industry and Economic Development

Series:
The State of Food and Agriculture
7 Nov 1997
In addition to the usual review of the recent world food and agriculture situation, each issue of The State of Food and Agriculture from 1957 has included one or more special studies of problems of longer-term interest. This year's edition focuses on the agroprocessing industry and economic devel...
STATE OF FOOD & AGRICULTURE 1998

The State of Food and Agriculture 1998

Rural Non-farm Income in Developing Countries

Series:
The State of Food and Agriculture
8 Sep 1998
In addition to the usual review of the recent world food and agriculture situation, each issue of The State of Food and Agriculture from 1957 has included one or more special studies of problems of longer-term interest. This year's edition focuses on rural non-farm income in developing countries.
STATE OF FOOD & AGRICULTURE 1999

The State of Food and Agriculture 1999

Series:
The State of Food and Agriculture
19 Sep 1999
This year's edition of The State of Food and Agriculture was not published in its traditional format. Instead, a document (The State of Food and Agriculture, C99/2) and a set of graphs and figures summarizing the main features of the current world food and agriculture situation were presented at ...
STATE OF FOOD & AGRICULTURE 2000

The State of Food and Agriculture 2000

Lessons from the Past 50 Years

Series:
The State of Food and Agriculture
20 Feb 2000
The close of a millennium is an opportune time for studying the past with a view to seeking lessons for the future. So in addition to the usual review of the recent world food and agriculture situation, this year's edition of The State of Food and Agriculture includes a special chapter that refle...
STATE OF FOOD & AGRICULTURE 2001

The State of Food and Agriculture 2001

Series:
The State of Food and Agriculture
20 Oct 2001
In addition to the usual review of the recent world food and agriculture situation, each issue of The State of Food and Agriculture has included one or more special studies of problems of longer-term interest. This year's edition features a review of the existing evidence on the link between nutr...
STATE OF FOOD & AGRICULTURE 2002

The State of Food and Agriculture 2002

Agriculture and Global Public Goods Ten Years after the Earth Summit

Series:
The State of Food and Agriculture
2 Feb 2002
In addition to the usual review of the recent food and agriculture situation, each issue of The State of Food and Agriculture has included one or more special studies of problems of longer-term interest. This year's edition focuses on agriculture and global public goods ten years after the earth ...
STATE OF FOOD & AGRICULTURE 1947

The State of Food and Agriculture 1947

Series:
The State of Food and Agriculture
25 Aug 1947
At this first review of the state of food and agriculture, discussion centers on activities which might be undertaken by the council during the coming year, specifically taking over international allocation of foods and fertilizers from the International Emergency Food Council, ensuring maximum m...
STATE OF FOOD & AGRICULTURE 1948

The State of Food and Agriculture 1948

A Survey of World Conditions and Prospects

Series:
The State of Food and Agriculture
3 Jun 1948
The present Report, in spite of limitations and imperfections due to inadequate data, delineates the central issues clearly enough to enable governments to consult together and decide what practical steps should be taken next. This over-all guide aims to have action initiated or intensified in a ...
STATE OF FOOD & AGRICULTURE 1949

The State of Food and Agriculture 1949

A Survey of World Conditions and Prospects

Series:
The State of Food and Agriculture
31 Dec 1949
In this second report on the State of Food and Agriculture, an attempt is made to appraise the current situation against the background of longer-term trends and to focus attention on a very few broad issues which will require consideration and action by governments.
STATE OF FOOD & AGRICULTURE 1950

World Outlook and State of Food and Agriculture 1950

Series:
The State of Food and Agriculture
17 Mar 1950
In line with recommendations of the Fifth Session of the FAO Conference, this report brings together information on the general economic outlook; the outlook for individual farm, forestry, and fisheries commodities; the changing patterns of world trade; the changes in international investment; an...
STATE OF FOOD & AGRICULTURE 1951

The State of Food and Agriculture 1951

Review and Outlook

Series:
The State of Food and Agriculture
29 Nov 1951
This report, which not only reviews the past but also appraises the outlook for the immediate future, is as complete as can be done in the difficult circumstances of 1951. Neither crop forecasts nor economic forecasts can ever be completely right, but the appraisals here, based upon all the infor...