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developing countries face a difficult challenge in meeting the growing demands for food water and energy which is further compounded by climate change effective adaptation to change requires the efficient use of land water energy and other vital resources and coordinated efforts to minimize trade offs and maximize synergies however as in many developing countries the policy process, sdgs urban sdg knowledge platform - sdg 2 focuses on ending hunger and malnutrition increasing agricultural productivity and ensuring food production systems are sustainable municipalities in both urban and rural areas are key policy makers in pursuing food security and sustainable agricultural practices, investing in indigenous chicken for sustainable livelihoods - by dan kiprop kibet small scale farming is a way of life in africa full of challenges and equally full of huge opportunities xinhua the unprecedented population surge in kenya has left the country with near 43 million people and continues to steadily increase this has led to competition and depletion of land and natural, extension and small holder agriculture phuhlisani com - 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with a population of 92 2 million egypt is the most populous country in north africa and the arab world despite being classified as a middle income country it faces a set of long standing development challenges over the last two years egypt has seen greater security and political stability which was reflected in growth rates surpassing the average growth for the middle east and north, kenya world food programme - the decade of rapid economic growth which resulted in kenya s recent acquisition of lower middle income status has not benefited all kenyans equally over one third of the population still lives under the international poverty line and social economic and gender disparities remain however inclusion of food and nutrition security in the government s big four priorities, growing out of poverty global urban development - urban management the jobs challenge how does accelerating urbanization affect employment and the labor market over the next 10 years the international labor organization ilo estimates that 500 million people will join the world s job markets most of them young people in developing countries with secondary level education and training, woa why population matters - 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