News Tagged With: "agriculture"

Sustineo consultant Federico Davila highlights that assessing the policy impact of research activities often equates to demonstrating value for money from research outputs. Although value for money is important, so are the more complex issues that influence decision making, such as relationships, access to knowledge and the context in which...
An article co-authored by David Carpenter, with colleagues from the Australian National University, has recently been published by the International Journal of Sociology of Agriculture and Food. The article ‘Is De-agrarianization Inevitable? Subsistence, Food Security and Market Production in the Uplands of Negros Occidental, the Philippines’,...
This book (edited with Professor Stewart Lockie from the Australian National University) explores the relationships between the exploitation and conservation of agricultural biodiversity and the livelihoods of agricultural communities, and evaluates the capacity of national and multilateral institutions and policy settings to support the...
The Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) has published a report written by  Dr David Carpenter (Sustineo) and Professor Mark McGillivray (Deakin University) that presents a methodology for assessing the poverty-reducing impact of Australia’s international agricultural research. This report details a mixed method...