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Policy Briefs

Partnership-generated policy briefs examine critical policy issues in the realm of US agricultural development assistance and food aid.
 
Files are available for download; click on a title for more information.
 
 

Policy Brief #1:

Procuring Food Aid Outside of the United States- Local and Regional Purchase as a New Food Aid Tool
May 2007

 

Policy Brief #2:

Reconsidering the Bill Emerson Humanitarian Trust
August 2007

 

Policy Brief #3:

The 2008 Farm Bill: Implications for Food Aid
July 2008

 

Policy Brief #4:

From Commitment to Action: A Demand-Driven Approach to Improving Food Security in Sub-Saharan Africa
June 2009

 

Policy Brief #5:

Improving the Effectiveness of US Assistance in Transforming the Food Security Outlook in Sub-Saharan Africa
October 2009

 

Policy Brief #6:

Supporting Africa's Strategy for Reducing Rural Poverty: U.S. Agricultural Development Assistance 2005-2008
October 2009

 

Policy Brief #7:

Priorities for Action on Food Security in Africa
April 2010

 

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Policy Brief #9

Horticultural Exports from AGOA Countries to the US: Challenges and Considerations
Partnership/International Food and Agricultural Trade Policy Council
July 2010

 

Policy Brief #10

U.S. Tariff-Rate Quotas and AGOA Market Access
Partnership/International Food and Agricultural Trade Policy Council
July 2010
 

Policy Brief #11

Expanding Commitments to Food Security and Agricultural Development: U.S. Assistance to Sub-Saharan Africa 2008-2009
October 2010
 

Policy Brief #12:

Working Smarter, Being Accountable, and Measuring Results: Practical Advice from the M&E+ Working Group on Implementing Feed the Future
February 2011

 

Policy Brief #13:

M&E+ Primer for Increasing Food Security
February 2011

 

Policy Brief #14:

Getting Down to Business and Scaling Up Agricultural Development in Africa
April 2011

 

 

 

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