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A very brief introduction to International Agricultural Development What’s at Stake – “the world in numbers” Our critical “point of departure” An “insiders look”
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Ninth Eighth Seventh Sixth Fifth Fourth Third Second First Billion Number of years to add each billion (year) All of Human History (1800) 130 (1930) 30 (1960) 15 (1975) 12 (1987) 12 (1999) 14 (2013) 14 (2027) 21 (2048) Sources: First and second billion: Population Reference Bureau. Third through ninth billion: United Nations, World Population Prospects: The 2004 Revision (medium scenario), 2005. World Population Growth, in Billions
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Developing Regions Make Up an Increasing Share of World Population. Source: United Nations Population Division, World Population Prospects: The 2006 Revision . World Population (in Billions): 1950-2050
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© 2008 POPULATION REFERENCE BUREAU Just as Fertility Patterns Differ, So Do Those of Contraceptive Use N.A. – Data not available. Sources: Demographic and Health Surveys and United Nations Population Division. Percent of Married Women Using Contraception, Selected Countries
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© 2008 POPULATION REFERENCE BUREAU Few Statistics Show Cross-Regional Gaps in Health Care as Does Maternal Mortality. 1 Excludes non-Baltic republics of the former Soviet Union. 2 Excludes Sudan. Source: WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA, and the World Bank, Maternal Mortality in 2005: Estimates Developed by WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA, and the World Bank. A Woman’s Lifetime Risk of Dying from a Pregnancy-Related Cause: 2005 Developed Countries 1 1 in 7,300 Eastern Asia 1 in 1,200 Latin America and the Caribbean 1 in 290 North Africa 2 1 in 210 WORLD TOTAL 1 in 92 South Asia 1 in 61 Sub-Saharan Africa 1 in 22
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© 2008 POPULATION REFERENCE BUREAU Many People Lack Required Calories. Source: United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, Statistics Division. Percent of Population Consuming Less Than Required Number of Calories, 2002-2004
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© 2008 POPULATION REFERENCE BUREAU Mother’s Education Is A Key to Children’s Nutritional Status Source: Demographic and Health Surveys. Percent of Children Under Age 3 Who Are Stunted, by Mother’s Education
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Urban Population Percent 29 15 17 53 47 37 37 76 55 42 74 85 54 61 82 World Africa Asia Latin America and the Caribbean More Developed Regions 1950 2000 2030 Source: United Nations, World Urbanization Prospects: The 2003 Revision (medium scenario), 2004. Trends in Urbanization, by Region
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Changes in World Cereal Demand
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Changes in Meat Demand
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Productivity Growth
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Changes in Cereal Trade
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Effects on Poverty
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Diversity of Investments Required
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Rice Prices
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Maize Prices
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World Commodity Prices
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Costs of Eating Properly
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Critical Triangle of Development Objectives Environmental Sustainability Economic Growth Poverty Alleviation G r o w t h / E n v . L i k s Growth/Poverty Links P e How To? Identify the links Predict the effects of alternative policy options
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