Smart Policies and Practices for Shared Prosperity


Food Security and Climate Change Strategy

The objectives of the assignment prepared concept notes and inception policy notes related to two main tasks, namely:

  • Task 1: Options for a New Food Security Strategy in Vietnam: revisiting food security policy in the context of rapid economic and sectoral transformation, increasing international integration and climate change.

Task 2: Towards a Climate Change Adaptation Strategy for the Agriculture Sector, establishing a road map for a national agriculture climate change adaptation program reflecting the broad range of different adaptation challenges at the level of agro-ecological zones.

Country

Viet Nam

Start Date

2009-03-01

Client

The World Bank

End Date

2009-06-01

Description of actual services provided in the assignment

Undertook a review of the key issues on food security strategy and climate adaptation strategy for the agricultural sector; analyzed different scenarios with respect to rice land policy and changes in diet. Organized and delivered presentations in two national workshops and prepared reports.

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