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Reconstructing agriculture in Afghanistan

Reconstructing agriculture in Afghanistan

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Published by Practical Action Publishing, FAO in Bourton on Dunsmore, Rugby, Warwickshire, UK .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture -- Afghanistan.,
  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Afghanistan.,
  • Agriculture -- Social aspects -- Afghanistan.,
  • Food supply -- Afghanistan.,
  • Rural population -- Afghanistan.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-333) and index.

    Statementedited by Adam Pain and Jacky Sutton.
    ContributionsPain, Adam., Sutton, Jacky., Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsS471.A3 R43 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 344 p. :
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18745221M
    ISBN 109251054479, 1853396346
    ISBN 109789251054475, 9781853396342
    LC Control Number2008372030

    Agriculture is the main livelihood for roughly 75 percent of the Afghan population. The growth of the agriculture sector is crucial for national food security and is a major economic driver for the entire country. The agriculture sector expanded by percent in . The Crisis of Terrorism and the Reconstruction of Afghanistan By: Nasrine Gross Email: [email protected], website: Tel: (Kabul), (USA) A. Introduction. I feel it is apt to first give some good news before I delve into my topic about terrorism and reconstruction in Afghanistan. Media in category "Agriculture in Afghanistan" The following 82 files are in this category, out of 82 total. A farm worker at al-Biruni University cultivates a field at the university farm in Kapisa province, Afghanistan, Aug. 23, A-ZMjpg 5, × 3,; MB.


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Through a critical analysis of key aspects of the rural economy and drivers of change, including the opium poppy economy, this book critically explores assumptions made about Afghanistan as a crisis state and post-conflict environment, and its reconstruction agendas and practice, and considers the limitations of the response of the international community.5/5(1).

Through a critical analysis of key aspects of the rural economy and drivers of change, including the opium poppy economy, this book critically explores assumptions made about Reconstructing agriculture in Afghanistan book as a crisis state and post-conflict environment, and its reconstruction agendas and practice, and considers the limitations of the response of the international community.

Bringing together papers by key practitioners and food security analysts, this book Brand: Jacky Sutton; Adam Pain. Reconstructing agriculture in Afghanistan.

[Adam Pain; Jacky Sutton; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.;] -- This book will be of interest to readers concerned with the future of Afghanistan and also those with a broader interest in post-conflict rehabilitation in fragile states, providing Reconstructing agriculture in Afghanistan book important.

Reconstructing agriculture in Afghanistan by Jacqueline Sutton Published by Practical Action Publishing, FAO in Bourton on Dunsmore, Rugby, Warwickshire, : Reconstructing Agriculture in Afghanistan by Jacky Sutton,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Reconstructing agriculture in Afghanistan. This book reviews the current understanding of agriculture and food security issues in Afghanistan and provides a synthesis of the evidence available. The wider lessons on the nature and practice of recent interventions in support of food security and agriculture are also by: This book identifies some of the main lessons for civil-military interactions that can be derived from the experiences of Provincial Reconstruction Teams (PRTs) in Afghanistan.

The book Format: Paperback. The book brings together papers by key practitioners and food security analysts with knowledge of the agricultural and political economy of Afghanistan. It makes an ongoing contribution to the theories of post-war rehabilitation in fragile states, providing an important reference for Format: Paperback.

Reconstructing Afghanistan This book, which reflects the IMF staff's work in Afghanistan from early through the first quarter ofprovides an overview of the institutional and economic achievements in Afghanistan in the post-Taliban period, that is, from late to early   Following the United States led military intervention in Afghanistan inthe Taliban regime collapsed and a new interim government was established, with a new constitution signed and elections subsequently held in This publication examines the progress made to rebuild Afghanistan's economy and key institutions in the post-conflict environment, as well as discussing.

There is a compelling case for investing in agriculture in Afghanistan. Agriculture (excluding opium poppy) accounts for about one quarter of national GDP and is the second largest sector after services.

More than 80 percent of the population and nearly 90 percent of the poor live inFile Size: 8MB. In reality, the war and insecurity, coupled with the country’s porous borders with Iran and Pakistan, led to the creation of a set of strategies that positioned households well with respect to dealing with the series of drier than normal agricultural seasons from to Reconstructing Afghanistan describes the strong economic recovery that took place during and ; traces the formulation and implementation of the government’s budgetary policy; discusses the progress made in rebuilding fiscal institutions; and outlines the challenges and issues that the authorities faced in the area of monetary and exchange rate policy.

Overview. This book identifies some of the main lessons for civil-military interactions that can be derived from the experiences of Provincial Reconstruction Teams (PRTs) in Afghanistan.

The book has three main themes. Firstly, the volume analyses why the ways in which civil and military actors interact in theatres of operations such as Afghanistan Author: William Maley. This book identifies some of the main lessons for civil-military interactions that can be derived from the experiences of Provincial Reconstruction Teams (PRTs) in Afghanistan.

The book has three main themes. Firstly, the volume analyses why the ways in which civil and military actors interact in theatres of operations such as Afghanistan. The authors through this book (Beyond Reconstruction in Afghanistan) examining plans and prospects for the reconstruction and development of Afghanistan within 50 years of previous experiences.

The challenges facing Afghanistan are similar to those that are likely to be faced by humanitarians with the end of war in Iraq. From the role of the military in distributing relief supplies to the importance of security for reconstruction and development, there are lessons to be learned.

Current Conditions in Afghanistan. The agriculture sector can play an important role in poverty reduction and sustained growth in Afghanistan, primarily through job creation, improved productivity, and inclusiveness.

Using an ‘agricultural jobs lens’ and multidimensional approach, this report explores the sector’s direct and indirect roles in explaining the dynamics of. It requires the donor community to provide substantial financial and technical resources for the reconstruction of Afghanistan-quite likely $ billion to $5 billion annually over the course of a Author: Michael E.

O'hanlon. Afghanistan, although it explores how the USG‟s approach to the opium problem may undermine long-term stability. The monograph hypothesis is that agricultural development is a key to Afghanistan‟s long-term stability, by contributing to food security, rural.

Afghanistan - Afghanistan - Agriculture and forestry: Agriculture and animal husbandry, mainly consisting of subsistence farming and pastoral nomadism, are, in more normal times, the most important elements of the gross domestic product (GDP), accounting for nearly half of its total value.

Afghanistan is essentially a pastoral country. Only about one-eighth of the total land area is arable. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Fox, Ray S., Agriculture in Afghanistan's economy.

Washington, ] (OCoLC) Document Type. Afghanistan currently produces roughly million tons of fresh fruits annually, which could be increased significantly. It is known for producing some of the finest fruits, especially apples, apricots, cherries, figs, grapes, melons, sweet mulberries, peaches, and pomegranates.

Building and using greenhouses is a fast-growing industry in the y group: Developing/Emerging, Low. Another re-naming followed as the MRTF became Mentoring Task Force (MTF 1) which began deployment in Task Force rotations. Reconstruction Task Force 1 (RTF 1) – Reconstruction Task Force 2 (RTF 2) – Reconstruction Task Force 3 (RTF 3) – Reconstruction Task Force 4 (RTF 4) – Reconstructing Afghanistanreflects the staff’s work in Afghanistan beginning in earlywith the establishment of the interim ad-ministration headed by President Hamid Karzai, through the first quarter of During this period, the staff focused on helping (often under difficult circumstances).

Reconstructing Afghanistanreflects the staff’s work in Afghanistan beginning in earlywith the establishment of the interim ad- ministration headed by President Hamid Karzai, through the first quarter of. A Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) was a unit introduced by the United States government, consisting of military officers, diplomats, and reconstruction subject matter experts, working to support reconstruction efforts in unstable were first established in Afghanistan in earlyand were used in Iraq as well.

While the concepts are similar, PRTs in Afghanistan and Iraq had. Agriculture is the largest sector and the basis of Afghanistan’s economy. Agriculture should be strongly supported, especially when it comes to the eradication of opium poppy cultivation. The opiate economy accounts for 20% to 32% of the country’s GDP (US$ billion) [2] and 24 provinces out of 34 grow opium poppy but 69% of.

Funding for agriculture reconstruction in Afghanistan is also dominated by a similar CERP, meaning that, in both cases, it is the military that ultimately decides which projects get done.

The USAID and other so-called civilian programmes in Iraq work with Provincial Reconstruction Teams (PRTs) -- modelled on the PRTs that were first set up in. Fifteen years ago, Afghanistan’s infrastructure lay in ashes.

By the end of the Taliban regime in90 percent of the country’s roads had been severely damaged, 1 only six percent of. Army Agriculture Development Teams .provide actual expertise in the form of professional soldier-experts who work as a twelve-man egalitarian military team.

The mission statement of ADTs is simple: to provide basic agricultural education and services in order to support the legitimacy and effectiveness of the Afghan government. This book, which reflects the IMF staff's work in Afghanistan from early through the first quarter ofprovides an overview of the institutional and economic achievements in Afghanistan in the post-Taliban period, that is, from late to early During this period, the staff focused on helping (often under difficult circumstances) the Afghan authorities quickly establish.

It has taken nearly eight years for the member countries in ISAF, and International Aid donors, to realize just how critical Afghanistan’s agricultural sector is to many of its people. Food security and distribution is also a major problem and both are sources of vulnerability for the Afghanistan given its 30 year history of violence and given the scale of Taliban and insurgent operations.

The CIA world fact book confirms, “Ahmad Shah Durrani unified the Pashtun tribes and founded Afghanistan in ” (Central Intelligence Agency, ). ByKabul was made the capital and parts of the Afghanistane were ceded to neighboring empires.

Experts discuss the challenges facing reconstruction in Afghanistan and priorities for the international community’s role in creating a peaceful nation. The Reconstruction Of Afghanistan Aminesh Roul talked to avid 'Afghan watchers' -- Prof.

Kalim Bahadur, Prof. Warikoo (both from JNU), and Dr. Sreedhar, Senior Associate Fellow, IDSA, New Delhi. Afghanistan - Afghanistan - Struggle for democracy: Conditions continued to deteriorate in late Blame for the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City and a simultaneous attack on the Pentagon near Washington, D.C., on September 11 quickly centred on members of a Muslim extremist group, al-Qaeda, based in Afghanistan and headed by bin Laden.

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KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan ’s cotton production has increased by 21 percent incompared to the previous year, the Ministry of Agriculture, irrigation and Livestock said on Thursday. Akbar Rustami, spokesman for the MoAIL, told Pajhwok. Afghanistan's own plant gene bank, stored in its agricultural headquarters in Kabul, was destroyed in as rival factions ransacked the city; more recently, a severe drought depleted Afghan Author: Andrew C.

Revkin.The Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan is combating an insurgency and simultaneously rebuilding its infrastructure to become a strong sovereign state no longer requiring assistance from the U.S. government (USG) or other nations. Key to the success of this effort is the provincial reconstruction .Afghanistan’s women -- the hidden strength of a war-torn land.

the unprecedented global interest in the country offer an opportunity to recognize women as key to Afghanistan’s reconstruction. Women: key to reconstruction FAO has been the foremost agricultural agency in Afghanistan sinceworking mainly on seed multiplication.