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Board for International Food and Agricultural Development Public Meeting Building an Evidence Base on Rural Youth Employment and Livelihoods

Tune in at 9:00 am to watch the Board for International Food and Agricultural Development Public Meeting Building an Evidence Base on Rural Youth Employment and Livelihoods.

Discussion

Agriculture, Food and Jobs in West Africa. OECD, April 2018. 32 pages

This paper quantifies and describes the structure of employment in the food economy across four broad segments of activities: agriculture, processing, marketing and food-away-from home. 

See some extracts: http://paepard.blogspot.be/2018/04/agriculture-food-and-jobs-in-west-africa.html

This report confirms what prof. David Tschirley said: The absence of data hinders the study of labour market dynamics in the region and limits the capacity of governments and policy makers to anticipate future transformations and to inform employment policies at local and national levels.  (page 24)

Here is a Post about using "Blockchain Technology" to Improve Global Food Safety:

https://www.agrilinks.org/post/blockchain-technology-creates-rapid-and-transparent-food-traceability-system-could-improve

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