Food Security and Rural Vulnerability In Ethiopia: A Development Perspective

  • Alemayehu Lirenso Western Michigan University Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA August 16-18, 2001 Ethiopia

Abstract

This paper analyzes current food security and rural vulnerability situation in present day Ethiopiafrom a development perspective. In the sections that follow: (i) various issues relating to food securityand vulnerability are presented, (ii) current food aid management policies and practices are reviewedand their implications for overall agricultural development policy are evaluated, and (iii) alternativestrategies for combating the risks of future famines are suggested.
Published
2012-08-04
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