Are you working on parnterships between smallholders and other private sector operators? Then you might be interested in publications by FAO such as the one authored by Carlos da Silva and Mario Rankin entitled Contract Farming for Inclusive Market Access or the Review of Smallholder Linkages for Inclusive Agribusiness Develpment by Lisa Pagletti and Roble Sabrie that is part of the Investment Centre 'Best Practices in Investment Design' series can be accessed at the Contract Farming Resource Centre section of the FAO website.
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Many IFAD project beneficiaries live on ecologically fragile land without access to financing and infrastructure that would allow them to withstand the impact of climate change.
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Food insecurity ranges from hunger through fear of starvation to extreme famine, and can be either chronic or transitory. Despite food production increases in past decades, there are over 800 million people worldwide who are chronically hungry, and up to 2 billion people lacking food security.
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Indigenous peoples are communities and nations who claim a historical continuity and cultural affinity with societies predating the formation of modern political states.
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