Managing agricultural risk through remittances: the case of Senegal

diciembre 2020
This feasibility study explains the role of remittances in agricultural risk management.

Research Series Issue 64: How the adoption of drought-tolerant rice varieties impacts households in a non-drought year: Evidence from Nepal

diciembre 2020
Stress-tolerant rice varieties (STRVs) are bred to be high yielding and tolerant to climate shocks such as drought. 

Innovation Catalogue

noviembre 2020
The Innovation Catalogue showcases a set of 23 solutions to challenges faced by small-scale producers in East and Southern Africa.

Desigualdad digital de género en América Latina y el Caribe

octubre 2020
La revolución tecnológica ha hecho posible que la conectividad digital también llegue a zonas rurales. 

Impact Assessment: Strengthening Local Development in the Highlands and High Rainforest Areas Project (PSSA)

septiembre 2020
PSSA aimed to unlock rural development and poverty reduction in Peru by supporting the design and implementation of business plans created by Producer Associations, targeting two of the country’s poorest regions.

Research Series Issue 63: The adoption of improved agricultural technologies - A meta-analysis for Africa

agosto 2020
 In this paper, particular attention is given to the identification and promotion of productivity and resilience enhancing agricultural practices. 

El Estado de la Seguridad Alimentaria y la Nutrición en el Mundo 2020

julio 2020

Transformación de los sistemas alimentarios para que promuevan dietas asequibles y saludables.

Research Series Issue 62: The spillover effects of seed producer groups on non-member farmers in mid-hill communities of Nepal

junio 2020
Rice farmers in the mid-hills region of Nepal are vulnerable to drought, which can drastically reduce yields. Stress-tolerant rice varieties can mitigate this vulnerability, as can having a high seed replacement rate and using best management practices in rice cultivation.

Impact Assessment: Gente de Valor – Rural Communities Development Project in the Poorest Areas of the State of Bahia

mayo 2020
The Rural Communities Development in the Poorest Areas of the State of Bahia (Project Gente de Valor) was designed to strengthen the capacity of rural communities to thrive in the drought-prone environment of Brazil's north-east region through improved access to water, increased productive capacity, and empowerment of participating communities. 

Regional Overview of Food Security and Nutrition in the Near East and North Africa 2019

mayo 2020
This report explores food systems in the Arab States and the policies that support them. 

Serie de investigaciones 61: The narrative on rural youth and economic opportunities in Africa: facts, myths and gaps

diciembre 2019

En este documento se examinan la situación de los jóvenes de las zonas rurales y las oportunidades económicas de África, utilizando un conjunto de documentos de políticas de varios países africanos y organizaciones regionales e internacionales.

Serie de investigaciones 60: Invertir en los jóvenes de las zonas rurales en el Cercano Oriente, África del Norte, Europa y Asia Central

diciembre 2019
Los países de la región del Cercano Oriente, África del Norte, Europa y Asia Central, se enfrentan a un sin número de problemas sociales, económicos y políticos que han paralizado sus procesos de transformación estructural y rural. 

Serie de investigaciones 59: La situación de los jóvenes rurales en América Latina y el Caribe

diciembre 2019

Este estudio ofrece una idea general de la situación que los jóvenes rurales viven en América Latina y el Caribe.

Research Series Issue 58: Investing in rural youth in the Asia and the Pacific region

diciembre 2019
This study characterizes the structural and rural transformation of the Asia and the Pacific region.

Research Series Issue 57: Unlocking the potential of rural youth: the role of policies and institutions

diciembre 2019
This study presents a framework to analyse the political economy of rural youth policy and institutions’ opportunity space with a quadrant that measures the extent to which rural youth are a priority in policies and institutions versus the extent that governments have to effectively implement rural youth policies.
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