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Our private sector and market development work aims to increase investment in sectors that enable economic growth to be more equally distributed.
Nearly 1 billion people worldwide don't have enough to eat. Help fix the global food system.
Ensuring that private investment in small farms creates a just food system for all
Six steps to good private investment in agriculture
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Massive investment in agriculture is desperately needed to help fix the broken food system. Private sector investment can play a vital role in delivering inclusive economic growth, environmental sustainability and poverty reduction. However, in order to do so, it must be adequately regulated and should adhere to some key principles, such as focusing on local food markets, working with producer organisations and respecting the rights of small-scale producers, workers and communities.
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