Earth Institute Research, Burma Agriculture Landscape Program

Lead PI: Glenn L. Denning

Unit Affiliation: Center for Sustainable Development (CSD)

October 2012 - November 2012
Inactive
Asia ; Myanmar
Project Type: Research

DESCRIPTION: Diagnostic assessment of the country’s agricultural sector. Research and field work to analyze and make recommendations on Myanmar’s trends in food security and agriculture, the institutional environmental, future trajectory for rural transformation and strategic implications of agricultural policies and investments.

SPONSOR:

Michigan State University

ORIGINATING SPONSOR:

U.S. Agency for International Development

FUNDED AMOUNT:

$8,108

RESEARCH TEAM:

Kye Baroang

KEYWORDS

rice productivity agricultural sector assessment food ecology and nutrition bio-physical analysis agricultural policies food security disaster risk reduction

THEMES

Stewardship of the planet