IFPRI.Presentation about how to avoid the recurrence of food crisis
In this document, the Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food, Olivier de Scutter, presented to the United Nations (Third Committee), describes the increased land demand, while establishing the close relationship between the right to food and access to land, and security of tenure. Recalls that States must protect and provide access to the productive resources.Of course the National Gobernments must refrain from taking measures that may deprive individuals of access to productive resources, including access to land.
One of the biggest challenges faced by rural women is the lack of marketing and distribution channels for the products they produce.
On 7 October, the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture – IICA held in San José de Costa Rica the International Forum "Women in Agriculture: The contribution of women to agriculture and food security in the Americas."