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Social analysis for inclusive agrifood investments – Introduction

Friday, December 1, 2023

This is an introduction to a series of three courses designed to provide a diverse audience with the approaches, methods and tools necessary to integrate social dimensions into the design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of agrifood investments. This introductory course provides an overview of social analysis and describes its importance in understanding the root causes of poverty, vulnerability and the risks of social exclusion in the context of global efforts to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. It also discusses the challenges of making investments in agrifood systems more sustainable, inclusive, and resilient. Finally, it illustrates how the series of courses is organized, by providing an overview of the contents covered by each course.


You will learn about:

-The objectives and scope of social analysis in agrifood investments.

-The importance of social analysis in reducing poverty and food insecurity and achieving inclusive and sustainable development.

-Instructions on how to use this series of social analysis courses across all stages of the investment cycle.