Food Security

Towards Food Security in South and Southeast Asian times of Crisis

This note examines the state of play of concerned countries’ food security and agricultural sectors, providing some details from regional to country level, with specific data provided to grasp the national realities. It then goes into the trade-related support measures that have been implemented in view of promoting food security and agriculture in the region; from market access, public stockholding and domestic support to export restrictions. With examples from various countries in the region. The note closes with some potential path forwards for the delegates in Geneva and policy makers of the countries at stake to support more food security in the region.