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Strengthening resilience for food security and nutrition
Apr 2015

A Conceptual Framework for Collaboration and Partnership one of the Rome-based Agencies

This paper presents an easy conceptual framework to tell the understanding, scope and modalities for that Rome-based Agencies (RBAs) to aid the resilience of food-insecure people with regards to shocks affecting their livelihoods and food systems. The framework supplies a method for the companies to find and make complementary alignment across existing agency-specific methods to offer the resilience of food-insecure people instead of develop new approaches, therefore making certain that RBA collaboration is cost-effective.

Each one of the agencies includes a well-defined mandate and operational modalities by which it’s established its very own strengths these may be aligned to construct resilience for food security and diet at multiple levels. It’s precisely these variations in mandates and modalities that, when introduced together, offer great possibilities for strengthening the resilience of food-insecure individuals, households, communities and population groups, including acting upon the systems which food security depends. The advantages achieved through this kind of alignment of approaches could be enhanced with the inclusion of other partners, which together strengthen resilience-building sort out their diversity of mandates and instruments.

The most popular focus of RBA jobs are to strengthen the resilience of rural poor, vulnerable and food insecure people’s livelihoods and production systems. The emphasis is on situations in which the capacities of supporting structures and institutions − particularly government systems, national and native institutions and farmers’ organizations − aren’t capable of offset or buffer the impacts of shocks and stressors.

The current RBA effort to bolster collaboration is going to be formed through the connection between major worldwide processes where the factors impacting the resilience of food systems and also the livelihoods of food insecure individuals are being discussed, and will also be deliberated on in next season. Of these, it’s important to note the publish-2015 development agenda and also the dedication to the excellent method of making certain food security and diet both in crisis and non-emergency situations, championed through the High-Level Task Pressure on Global Food Security and embodied in the Comprehensive Framework for doing things and also the Un Zero-Hunger Challenge.


Resilience for nutrition and food security