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Agricultural education, science and modern technology's role in solving the problems of global food resources in the 21st century (English)

The growth of agriculture output over the past 200 years has been phenomenal. When Malthus wrote in 1798, he perceived limits on agricultural production as serious and imminent. ... See More +

Working Paper 71673 AUG 03, 2012

McCalla, Alex F. Disclosed

Improving food security in Arab countries : Renforcer la securite alimentaire dans les pays arabes (French)

This joint working paper lays out a rationale and strategic framework for improving food security and managing food-price shocks in the Arab countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 50221 JAN 01, 2009

Lampietti, Julian; Magnan, Nicholas; Michaels, Sean; McCalla, Alex; Saade, Maurice; Khouri, Nadim English, Arabic Disclosed

Improving food security in Arab countries (English)

This joint working paper lays out a rationale and strategic framework for improving food security and managing food-price shocks in the Arab countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 50221 JAN 01, 2009

Lampietti, Julian; Magnan, Nicholas; Michaels, Sean; McCalla, Alex; Saade, Maurice; Khouri, Nadim French, Arabic Disclosed

Improving food security in Arab countries (Arabic)

This joint working paper lays out a rationale and strategic framework for improving food security and managing food-price shocks in the Arab countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 50221 JAN 01, 2009

Lampietti, Julian; Magnan, Nicholas; Michaels, Sean; McCalla, Alex; Saade, Maurice; Khouri, Nadim English, French Disclosed

Agriculture and the environment - perspectives on sustainable rural development : L'agriculture et l'environnement - etude prospective sur le developpement rural durable (French)

The World Bank has, over the past two years, revisited its rural development strategy and in turn developed a new one, through a renewed commitment to sound development in the rural sector, and seeks to encompass farmers and their communities alike, as well as policymakers. ... See More +

Publication 18583 MAR 01, 2000

Lutz, Ernst [Editor]; Binswanger, Hans; Hazell, Peter; McCalla, Alexander English, Spanish Disclosed

Agriculture and the environment - perspectives on sustainable rural development : Agricultura y medio ambiente - perspectivas sobre el desarrollo rural sostenible (Spanish)

The World Bank has, over the past two years, revisited its rural development strategy and in turn developed a new one, through a renewed commitment to sound development in the rural sector, and seeks to encompass farmers and their communities alike, as well as policymakers. ... See More +

Publication 18583 JAN 01, 2000

Lutz, Ernst [Editor]; Binswanger, Hans; Hazell, Peter; McCalla, Alexander English, French Disclosed

Food security and the challenge to agriculture in the 21st century (English)

Despite improvements in health, nutrition, and other factors important to the human condition, by the year 2025 as many as 1,000 million people of a projected 8,000 million could suffer from malnutrition. ... See More +

Newsletter 20869 MAR 31, 1999

McCalla, Alexander

Agriculture and the environment - perspectives on sustainable rural development (English)

The World Bank has, over the past two years, revisited its rural development strategy and in turn developed a new one, through a renewed commitment to sound development in the rural sector, and seeks to encompass farmers and their communities alike, as well as policymakers. ... See More +

Publication 18583 OCT 31, 1998

Lutz, Ernst [Editor]; Binswanger, Hans; Hazell, Peter; McCalla, Alexander French, Spanish Disclosed

Rural development - from vision to action (Chinese)

This rural sector strategy outlines the steps the Bank and its partners must take to spur rural development. Key elements of the strategy include (a) taking a broad rural focus, as opposed to a narrow agricultural sector focus, (b) involving the entire World Bank Group in promoting rural development, (c) working with partner countries and the broader international community to integrate rural development in overall country development strategies, and (d) addressing old issues in new ways. ... See More +

Publication 17388 APR 01, 1998

Ayres,Wendy Schreiber; Mccalla,Alexander F. English Disclosed

Rural development - from vision to action (English)

This rural sector strategy outlines the steps the Bank and its partners must take to spur rural development. Key elements of the strategy include (a) taking a broad rural focus, as opposed to a narrow agricultural sector focus, (b) involving the entire World Bank Group in promoting rural development, (c) working with partner countries and the broader international community to integrate rural development in overall country development strategies, and (d) addressing old issues in new ways. ... See More +

Publication 17388 OCT 31, 1997

Ayres,Wendy Schreiber; Mccalla,Alexander F. Chinese Disclosed

Rural development : from vision to action - a sector strategy paper (English)

It is not difficult to make the case for greater World Bank Group involvement in improving the rural economy. The mandate of the World Bank Group is to help its clients reduce poverty and improve living standards through sustainable, broad-based growth and investment in people. ... See More +

Working Paper 53227 MAR 26, 1997

McCalla, Alex Disclosed

Agriculture and food needs to 2025 : why we should be concerned (English)

There is general agreement that the world's population will exceed 8 billion people by 2025; that most of the increase will occur in developing country cities; and that world food supplies will have to more than double by 2025, because of increases in income and urbanization in addition to population growth. ... See More +

Working Paper 17715 OCT 27, 1994

McCalla, Alex F. Disclosed

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Agricultural education, science and modern technology's role in solving the problems of global food resources in the 21st century (English)
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AUG 03, 2012 71673 Working Paper
Improving food security in Arab countries : Renforcer la securite alimentaire dans les pays arabes (French)
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JAN 01, 2009 50221 Working Paper English, Arabic
Improving food security in Arab countries (English)
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JAN 01, 2009 50221 Working Paper French, Arabic
Improving food security in Arab countries (Arabic)
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JAN 01, 2009 50221 Working Paper English, French
Agriculture and the environment - perspectives on sustainable rural development : L'agriculture et l'environnement - etude prospective sur le developpement rural durable (French)
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MAR 01, 2000 18583 Publication English, Spanish
Agriculture and the environment - perspectives on sustainable rural development : Agricultura y medio ambiente - perspectivas sobre el desarrollo rural sostenible (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2000 18583 Publication English, French
Food security and the challenge to agriculture in the 21st century (English)
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MAR 31, 1999 20869 Newsletter
Agriculture and the environment - perspectives on sustainable rural development (English)
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OCT 31, 1998 18583 Publication French, Spanish
Rural development - from vision to action (Chinese)
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APR 01, 1998 17388 Publication English
Rural development - from vision to action (English)
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OCT 31, 1997 17388 Publication Chinese
Rural development : from vision to action - a sector strategy paper (English)
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MAR 26, 1997 53227 Working Paper
Agriculture and food needs to 2025 : why we should be concerned (English)
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OCT 27, 1994 17715 Working Paper