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Definition of food security:
FAFS Dean Mohtar's interview with Executive Magazine discussing the threat of the economy and COVID-19 crisis on Lebanon's food security.
Daher, B., Bachour, R., Yanni, S., Koo-Oshima, S., & Mohtar, R. H. (2022). Food security under compound shocks. Can Lebanon produce its own Mediterranean food basket? Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems, 6, 969248. https://doi.org/10.3389/fsufs.2022.969248
Hoteit, M., Al-Atat, Y., Joumaa, H., El Ghali, S., Mansour, R., Mhanna, R., Sayyed-Ahmad, F., Salameh, P., & Al-Jawaldeh, A. (2021). Exploring the impact of crises on food security in Lebanon: Results from a national cross-sectional study. Sustainability (Switzerland), 13(16), 8753. www.mdpi.com/2071-1050/13/16/8753
Mouloudj, K., Bouarar, A. C., & Fechit, H. (2020). The impact of COVID-19 pandemic on food security. Les cahiers du CREAD, 36(3), 159-184. www.ajol.info/index.php/cread/article/view/202191/190642
Zurayk, R. (2020). Pandemic and food security. Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development, 9(3), 1-5. foodsystemsjournal.org/index.php/fsj/article/download/803/789/
All you need to know about Food security in Lebanon: Briefs; Reports; Media; Policy updates; Q&A.
Lebanon Spatial is a data atlas launched by the Food Security Program at the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences and the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). This mapping project seeks to make data on development and food security more available, user-friendly, and intuitive for users. Lebanon Spatial supports the dissemination of information and data on food security, for easier use by the general public, policymakers, and researchers. News of the launch may be found here.