Food insecurity is a persistent problem in most of the developing Nations of the world and `food security' is their priority. Deals with this problem in a holistic perspective, discussing the availability and accessibility to food. Salient Features `For holistic perspectives on food security in developing world, situation, assessment and policy options' - A conceptual framework for food insecurity study within the World System. - Concepts and key issues related to food insecurity. - Understanding availability and accessibility and discussions on poverty, hunger, population and ecology links. - Resource base, technology, agricultural productivity and diversification. - Role of various agencies in food security system, including NGOs. - A review of population and food policies. - Relevance of food and developmental aid, inevitability, compulsions and options. - Effectiveness of regional co-operation. - Securing food for all-impediments and opportunities.problem of food security vis-a-vis population dynamics, the dimensions of poverty and hunger would need a detailed analysis. Penetrating deeper into the problem exposing the population and food security nexus, one would obviously feelanbsp;...
|Title||:||Food Security: Dynamics and Dimensions|
|Author||:||Mrityunjay Mohan Jha|
|Publisher||:||Northern Book Centre - 2003-01-01|