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Pacific Island food security: situation, challenges and opportunities

McGregor, Andrew; Bourke, Mike; Manley, M; Tubuna, S; Deo, R

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In recent years, there have been large and rapid increases in the prices of basic foods worldwide. Pacific island countries have not been isolated from the global food 'crisis'. This article shows that there are substantial differences in the impacts within and between Pacific island countries. To be effective and not counterproductive, policy and donor responses need to be tailored accordingly. This article recommends a combination of measures directed at mitigating the threats and empowering...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Crawford School of Public Policy
ANU Research Publications
Date published: 2009
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/39234
Source: Pacific Economic Bulletin

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