• November 2010

    Need for broad-based economic development

    Food Security CASE Maps: Interactive Climate, Agriculture, and Socio-Economic Maps is based on analysis in IFPRI’s December 2010 report: Food Security, Farming, and Climate Change to 2050: Scenarios, Results Policy Options. One of the report's four main messages is highlighted here. Broad-based growth in income is essential to improving human well-being and delivering sustainable food […]

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  • November 2010

    Need for targeted agricultural investments

    Food Security CASE Maps: Interactive Climate, Agriculture, and Socio-Economic Maps is based on analysis in IFPRI’s December 2010 report: Food Security, Farming, and Climate Change to 2050: Scenarios, Results Policy Options. One of the report's four main messages is highlighted here. Properly targeted agricultural productivity investments can mitigate the impacts of climate change and enhance […]

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  • October 2010

    Maps

    StatPlanet's choropleth (or color-coded) maps are designed to enhance the visualization of information. The map legend shows which map colors are associated with each data range (for example, higher values may be shaded in increasingly darker colors). Both the map colors and the data range can be customized (see map legend below). Click on "more" for […]

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  • October 2010

    HOW TO: Indicators

    The indicator window, in the top left corner of the screen, allows you to select the categories available on IFPRI StatPlanet. These include: Population, GDP, GDP per capita, Children malnourished (0 to 5 years), Kilocalories per capita per day, Feed demand by commodity (rice, wheat, maize), Food demand by commodity (rice, wheat, maize), Production (rice, wheat, […]

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