Family farming: meeting the zero hunger challenge
To commemorate the International Year of Family Farming, the M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF), Chennai and the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nation (FAO) Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, organised an Asia-Pacific Regional Consultation at Chennai in August 2014. Several background papers were prepared for discussion at the conference. The present publication brings together these background papers, which are rich in data and content on issues relating to family farming.