• Agricultural development of Thailand 

      UN.ECAFE; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) (UN.ECAFE, 1955)

      This study has been undertaken by the joint ECAFE/FAO Agriculture Division in accordance with the work programme approved by the Commission at its Tenth Session (E/CN.11/378). It seeks to present the salient features ...

    • Constraints to production of pulses in Bangladesh 

      Elias, S.M. (CGPRT Centre, 1988)

      The constant decline in the per capita availability of pulses has been a concern of policy makers, researchers and other concerned individuals. This study, supported by the CGPRT Centre, is an attempt to identify the ...

    • Credit problems of small farmers in Asia and the Far East 

      UN.ECAFE; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) (United Nations, 1957)

      This study of agricultural credit problems of small farmers has been prepared as part of the work programme of the joint ECAFE/FAO Agriculture Division —a programme agreed upon by the Executive Secretary of the ...

    • Information management in agrifood chains : towards an integrated paperless framework for agrifood trade facilitation 

      UN.ESCAP; UN.ECE; United Nations Network of Experts for Paperless Trade and Transport in Asia and the Pacific (UNNExT); Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) (United Nations, 2015)
      This publication outlines a framework for integrated agrifood information management, taking into account the functional needs of various stakeholders along the supply chain. The benefits as well as challenges involved in ...
    • Marketing and storage of pulses in Bangladesh 

      Sikder, Firoze Shah; Elias, S.M. (CGPRT Centre, 1988)

      This study was undertaken in 1985, in conjunction with research into constraints to pulse production (Elias 1987). It gives a comprehensive description of pulse marketing in Bangladesh, based on data drawn from pulse-growing ...

    • A note on the utilization of agricultural surpluses for economic development in Pakistan 

      UN.ECAFE; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) (United Nations, 1961)

      At its thirteenth and subsequent sessions, the economic Commission for Asia and the Far East (ECAFE) approved a proposal by the Executive Secretary of ECAFE and the Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization ...

    • A note on the utilization of United States agricultural surpluses in the Republic of Korea : procedures and problems 

      UN.ECAFE; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) (United Nations, 1965)

      During the past decade (from 1954 through 1964), the Republic of Korea received approximately $805 million in United States aid in the form of surplus farm products under the Agricultural Trade Development and Assistance ...

    • Pathways to influence : promoting the role of women's transformative leadership to achieve the SDGs in Asia and the Pacific 

      UN.ESCAP; United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women); Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP); International Labour Organization (ILO); United Nations Development Programme (UNDP); World Health Organization (WHO) (United Nations, 2019)
      A key driver for progress is Sustainable Development Goal target 5.5 on promoting and strengthening equal opportunities for leadership at all levels of decision-making in political, economic and public life. Women leaders ...
    • Sustainable food systems and nutrition healthy dietary patterns 

      UN.ESCAP; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF); World Food Programme (WFP) (United Nations, 2020)
      Some of the essential transformations needed to meet the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are elaborated in the Global Sustainable Development Report (GSDR) 2019i and the political declaration of the high-level political ...
    • Towards a green economy for sustainable development and poverty reduction : an Asia-Pacific perspective 

      UN.ESCAP; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP); United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) (United Nations, 2013)

      Much of the debate on green growth and environmental governance tends to be general in nature, and is often conceptual or limited to single disciplines. Even though recent discussions on these topics have benefited from ...