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EGYPT: Water, Policy, and Productivity in Agriculture 

EGYPT: Water, Policy, and Productivity in Agriculture  | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
When water scarcity restricts agricultural production, expanding water resources is only one option to increase or maintain output; investments in research to raise productivity can also release constraints on growth. In this paper, we construct a model of optimal resource allocation with both public and private inputs in production—the public sector invests in research and irrigation infrastructure to supply technology and water, respectively, whereas the private sector supplies other inputs.
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Agriculture Bill: UK to reward farmers for clean air, soils and water

Agriculture Bill: UK to reward farmers for clean air, soils and water | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it

The UK’s first domestic agricultural policy in more than 70 years addresses food security and food safety, alongside clean air, soils and water.
On 16 January 2020, the UK introduced the Agriculture Bill. Key areas addressed include food security, food safety, and the government’s 2050 net-zero emissions target.

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EU needs a comprehensive food policy, says EESC

EU needs a comprehensive food policy, says EESC | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
Europe needs a comprehensive, over-arching food policy because the current system does not lead to sustainable food systems, according to the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC).
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Morocco: A review of water management policies

Morocco: A review of water management policies | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
MOROCCO. A note from the Moroccan Institute for policy analysis denounces past and present water management policies in Morocco. It deems them not only unsuited to climate change, taken in a piecemeal fashion in an emergency response to social conflicts, but also very unequal.
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Election declarations highlight self-sufficiency, exports in agricultural policies - Daily Sabah

Election declarations highlight self-sufficiency, exports in agricultural policies - Daily Sabah | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
With parties dolling out a great number of economic vows and promises for the upcoming elections, agricultural policies to harness the country's potential have been given an exclusive place in campaigns
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