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Regional cooperation to improve food security in southern and eastern African countries

by Ulrich Koester

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Published by International Food Policy Research Institute in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Southern,
  • Africa, Southern.,
  • Tanzania.
    • Subjects:
    • Food supply -- Africa, Southern.,
    • Food supply -- Tanzania.,
    • Africa, Southern -- Economic integration.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementUlrich Koester.
      SeriesResearch report / International Food Policy Research Institute ;, 53, Research report (International Food Policy Research Institute) ;, 53.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9017.A26 K64 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination89 p. :
      Number of Pages89
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2726977M
      ISBN 100896290530
      LC Control Number86020813

      year that could affect regional food security and nutrition in the medium to long term. Some of these developments – such as national legislation on food fortification and the implementation of fiscal policies to promote healthy diets – could prove beneficial. Continued economic growth also has the potential to improve food security and. Zambia is part of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) and the Southern African Development Community (SADC) bodies that promote regional trade. Overall, Zambia has performed well in all dimensions of the regional integration index, ranking second in COMESA and fourth in the SADC region.

      With most of African countries attaining independence, there was a shift to regional economic cooperation, trade and conflict issues. Peace and Development in Africa: Prospects a nd Challenges. Agriculture Scholarships Application opens for Undergraduate, Masters and PhD scholarship in agriculture for developing countries every year. These include agricultural scholarships for African students, scholarships for female agriculture students, masters in agribusiness scholarships, agriculture short courses scholarships, etc.

      1. INTRODUCTION 11 2. THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF REGIONALISM – AN OVERVIEW 13 Old and New Regionalism 13 Types of Regions 15 Regional Governance 16 Regional Public Goods 17 Dimensions of Regionalism 18 Regionalism: Drivers and Barriers 22 Typology of Regional Cooperation Mechanisms 24 Specialized Versus. Enhancing food security - product markets with specific focus on support for other African countries to improve regional trade and economic integration between African countries (Chapter VIII.


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