2003-2004 IFPRI Annual Report: Agriculture, Food Security, Nutrition and the Millennium Development Goals

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Intl Food Policy Res Inst, 2004 - Social Science - 74 pages
The Annual Report contains an Essay: Agriculture, Food Security, Nutrition and the Millennium Development Goals by Joachim von Braun, M. S. Swaminathan, and Mark W. Rosegrant. There is an overview of the Institute followed by information on Research and Outreach. Special emphasis is given to Global Food System Functioning, Food System Governance, and Food System Innovations.
 

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Page 5 - Implementation 1. Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger 2. Achieve universal primary education 3. Promote gender equality and empower women 4. Reduce child mortality 5. Improve maternal health 6. Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria, and other diseases 7. Ensure environmental sustainability 8. Develop a global partnership for development...
Page 8 - Halve, by 2015, the proportion of people without sustainable access to safe drinking water and basic sanitation...
Page 9 - Ensure that, by 2015, children everywhere, boys and girls alike, will be able to complete a full course of primary schooling...
Page 21 - To achieve sustainable food security and reduce poverty in developing countries through scientific research and research-related Is of agriculture, forestry, fisheries, policy, and environment.
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