Agriculture-Nutrition Linkages and Policies in India

Published By: IGIDR on eSS | Published Date: February, 05 , 2012

This paper looks at some key entry points for agriculture to influence nutrition and suggests policies for nutrition-sensitive agricultural development, within the current policy framework. In addition, it reviews three key agriculture-food programs for their nutrition sensitivity at the policy level, using a convergence framework. The three key entry points for agriculture-nutrition linkages are: inclusive agriculture growth, food prices, and women in agriculture. It provides policy options for strengthening the linkages between agriculture and nutrition. [WP-2012-006]. URL:[http://www.igidr.ac.in/pdf/publication/WP-2012-006.pdf].

Author(s): S.Mahendra Dev | Posted on: Feb 07, 2012 | Views(465) | Download (92)


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