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Studies in the staple food economy of western Nigeria.

Rolf GГјsten

Studies in the staple food economy of western Nigeria.

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Published by Weltforum Verlag in München .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food supply -- Nigeria -- Western Nigeria,
  • Produce trade -- Western Nigeria

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesAfrika-Studien -- Nr. 30, Afrika-Studien -- 30
    ContributionsNigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research, Ibadan
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9017 N53 W45
    The Physical Object
    Pagination310p.
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18274034M

    1. Introduction Motivation. Between /92 and /16, countries of the West African Sahel cut their rates of undernutrition from 23% to 13% (calculated from data in FAO et al., ). 1 Despite this notable progress, food insecurity remains a serious problem for low-income families in these countries. The prevalence of stunting (an indicator of long-term malnutrition) among Cited by: 5.   The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) has released a new book, Strategies and Priorities for African Agriculture Economywide Perspectives from Country Studies. It explains the unique ability of agriculture to achieve pro-poor growth in Africa by linking poor individuals to crop and livestock production in order to achieve desired results in poverty . This study focused on analysis of global food demand and supply situation by and , water demand-availability, impact of climate change on world water resource, food security and desalination challenges and development opportunities. The population of the world will be billion in and billion in ; Africa will be the major : Sheikh Mohammad Fakhrul Islam, Zahurul Karim.


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