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Source: Niger : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Volume/Issue: 2013/105

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 April 2013

ISBN: 9781484315286

Keywords: food security, young people, vulnerable groups, social protection, child protection

Niger understands the need to adopt a long-term strategy capable of optimizing natural and human resources to promote sustainable economic and social development and inclusive growth. The government has renewed pla...

Niger
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Niger : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2013/105

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 April 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484315286.002

ISBN: 9781484315286

Keywords: food security, young people, vulnerable groups, social protection, child protection

Niger understands the need to adopt a long-term strategy capable of optimizing natural and human resources to promote sustainable economic and social development and inclusive growth. The government has renewed pla...

Burkina Faso: Selected Issues and Statistical Annex

Burkina Faso: Selected Issues and Statistical Annex »

Source: Burkina Faso : Selected Issues and Statistical Annex

Volume/Issue: 2002/93

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2002

ISBN: 9781451803754

Keywords: seed cotton, cotton production, crop, cotton sector, producer price

This Selected Issues paper and Statistical Annex analyzes the cotton sector in Burkina Faso. The paper highlights that the effect of the sharp drop in international prices of cotton since mid-2001 was much better m...

The Uruguay Round and Net Food Importers

The Uruguay Round and Net Food Importers »

Source: The Uruguay Round and Net Food Importers

Volume/Issue: 1995/143

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Uwe Eiteljörge , and Clinton Shiells

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1995

ISBN: 9781451926958

Keywords: food imports, food aid, food prices, food import, round agreement

This paper attempts to assess the incremental external financing requirements occasioned by changes in world food prices, due to implementation of the Uruguay Round Agreement on Agriculture, for a sample of 57 deve...

IMF Is Helping Countries Respond to Food Price Crisis: UN food security conference

IMF Is Helping Countries Respond to Food Price Crisis: UN food security conference »

Source: IMF Survey, Volume 37, Issue 06

Volume/Issue: 37/6

Series: IMF Survey

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2008

ISBN: 9781451967807

Keywords: food prices, food security, food crisis, food production, food shortage

Food Price Crisis, Inflation Risks, Mark Plant, IMF and the Food Crisis, Multilateral Initiative, Middle East Regional OUtllok, Emerging Markets' Resilience, Côte d'Ivoire's Comeback, Ghana's Financial Reforms, Isl...

Foreign Aid and Consumption Smoothing

Foreign Aid and Consumption Smoothing »

Source: Foreign Aid and Consumption Smoothing : Evidence From Global Food Aid

Volume/Issue: 2003/40

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Erwin Tiongson , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2003

ISBN: 9781451845990

Keywords: Food aid, consumption smoothing, food availability, food production, food security,

Global food aid is considered a critical consumption smoothing mechanism in many countries. However, its record of stabilizing consumption has been mixed. This paper examines the cyclical properties of food aid wit...

Natural Disasters and Food Crises in Low-Income Countries

Natural Disasters and Food Crises in Low-Income Countries »

Source: Natural Disasters and Food Crises in Low-Income Countries : Macroeconomic Dimensions

Volume/Issue: 2016/65

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Olumuyiwa Adedeji , Jana Gieck-Bricco , and Vera Kehayova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2016

ISBN: 9781513596013

Keywords: Natural disasters, Food decline, food, food crisis, food supply, food security, food production, Discrete Regression and Qualitative Choice Models, Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development, Economic Growth of Open Economies

The exposure of low-income countries to natural disasters has a significant impact on food production and food security. This paper provides a framework for assessing a country's vulnerability to food crisis in the...