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Agricultural trade in Bhutan: Patterns, trends; and economic impact

In spite of its remote and land-locked location, Bhutan has been relatively successful as an agricultural exporter. The value of agricultural exports has grown at an annual rate of almost 9% since 2000. Taking advantage of the cooler climate, Bhutan exports…

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Food security and food self sufficiency in Bhutan

Food security is defined as “the access for all people at all times to enough food for a health, active life” (FAO, 1996). In contrast, food self-sufficiency is defined as being able to meet consumption needs (particularly for staple food crops) from own…

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The determinants of food insecurity in rural Malawi

project paper Tsitsi Makombe Paul Lewin Monica Fisher The determinants of food insecurity in rural Malawi Implications for agricultural policy 3 Topics Agriculture and Food Production Country Strategies Food Security Social Protection Resilience Policies and...

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Promoting exports of low-aflatoxin groundnut from Malawi

Malawi’s National Export Strategy is built on the premise that the promotion of exports and domestic value addition can contribute to economic growth and poverty reduction in a meaningful way. Groundnut shows particularly high potential because regional de…

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