First Workshop Global Value Chains for Food and Nutrition Security 25-26 September 2014


Organizers: Center on Globalization, Governance, & Competitiveness International Food Policy Research Institute Manlio Rossi-Doria Centre for Economic and Social Research ANNOUNCEMENT FINAL PROGRAMME AND FOLLOW-UP Keynote Speaker: Gary Gereffi (Center on Globalization, Governance, & Competitiveness – Duke University) Abstract. Roma Tre University will host the Global value chains for food and nutrition security Workshop. The Global value chains (GVC) framework is a useful analytic tool to understand how international economic processes, particularly the role of transnational corporations, impact structural conditions related to food and nutrition. These conditions make certain types of food available that can potentially impact childhood obesity rates in both [...]