Understanding the links between agriculture and health

HAWKES, Corinna
RUEL, Marie T

Publication Date 

May 2006
32 p

This is a collection of briefs on the relationship between agricultural systems and outputs and health. Provides a conceptual framework of the linkage between agriculture and health and looks in some detail at some key aspects, including food safety, agricultural technology, nutrition, foodbourne diseases, malaria and water-associated diseases, HIV and AIDS, occupational health hazards, livestock, fisheries, agroforestry, agrobiodiversity, urban agriculture, sustainability, policymaking and synergies between agriculture and health

Series:2020 Focus No 13 

Regional Focus 


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