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RESOURCES:

The State of the World’s Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture

Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (2010):
The State of the World’s Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
(Rome, Italy: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO))

Summary

This report describes the current status of the conservation and use of PGRFA throughout the world. It is based on country reports, information gathering processes, regional syntheses, thematic background studies and published scientific literature. It describes the most significant changes that have taken place since the first SoW report was published in 1998 and describes major continuing gaps and needs. The structure follows that of the first SoW report with an additional chapter on the contribution of PGRFA to food security and sustainable agricultural development.


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  A summary of the literature on Farmers' Rights
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  Major works and articles on farmers' rights – regional and national levels
  Other literature of relevance for Farmers' Rights

Nepal. Photo: Regine Andersen, FNI


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