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Agriculture and Food Security in OIC Member Countries 2016
Date : 02 May 2016

SESRIC has launched the 2016 edition of its report titled “Agriculture and Food Security in OIC Member Countries: Opportunities for Cooperation” during the 7th OIC Ministerial Conference on Food Security and Agricultural Development, which was held in Astana, Republic of Kazakhstan, from 26-28 April 2016. The report highlights the recent state as well as the constraints and challenges of agricultural development and food security in OIC countries. It examines major agricultural development issues in OIC countries such as agricultural production and productivity, trade in agriculture commodities, agricultural population and land use in agriculture, water resources and their use in agriculture, production and trade of food, food aid, prevalence of undernourishment, and impacts of food price volatility. The report also sheds light on the importance of promoting intra-OIC investment in the agriculture sector and concludes with a set of broad policy recommendations and some project proposals for enhancing OIC cooperation in this important area.

Online Electronic Version

  • Agriculture and Food Security in OIC Member Countries: Opportunities for Cooperation (English)
  • Agriculture and Food Security in OIC Member Countries: Opportunities for Cooperation (Arabic)
  • Agriculture and Food Security in OIC Member Countries: Opportunities for Cooperation (French)