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Food Security Research

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  • WORKING PAPER
    Singh Varun, Sen Soham, Chatterjee MeeraJun 10, 2014
    This study seeks to examine how National Rural Livelihoods Mission or NRLM may be leveraged to improve food and nutrition security (FNS) in tribal areas, preferably in a manner that would enhance the...
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    Kathuria Ashi Kohli, Khanna RajniJun 09, 2014
    India, currently, has one of the highest malnutrition rates in the world. One-third of its children are born with low birth-weight, 43 percent of children under five are underweight, 48 percent are stunted and 20...
  • POLICY RESEARCH WORKING PAPER
    Kaminski Jonathan, Christiaensen Luc, Gilbert Christopher L.Jun 01, 2014
    This paper revisits the extent of seasonality in African livelihoods, which has disappeared from Africa's development debate. Through econometric analysis of monthly food price series across 100 locations in...
  • POLICY RESEARCH WORKING PAPER
    Fukase Emiko, Martin WillJun 01, 2014
    This paper uses resource-based cereal equivalent measures to explore the evolution of China's demand and supply for food. Although demand for food calories is probably close to its peak level in China, the ...
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    Hoberg Yurie Tanimichi, Herforth Anna, Gutestam Monika, Kramer-Smyth Jeanne, Htenas Aira, Shankar SrilathaJun 01, 2014
    The purpose of this paper is to provide forward-looking recommendations for linking agriculture and nutrition by looking back over the 40 years since both nutrition and rural development began at the Bank in...