Assessing Food Systems Performance
Food Supply Chains
Unlikely Challenge Area
Potential Challenge Area
Likely Challenge Area
Average crop species richness
Food Supply ChainsProduction systems and input supply
Agricultural land change during the last 10 years
Average proportion of natural vegetation embedded in agricultural lands
Soil biodiversity threats index
All Suggested Policies and Actions
We’ve identified the following policies and actions that might address issues with the food system of Western Sahara.
ActionSupport the production and consumption of nutritious indigenous crops through agrobiodiverse cropping systems, agricultural extension, breeding programmes, subsidies, land tenure rights, regulatory protection, market development and public awareness.
ImpactIncrease availability and appeal of nutritious foods to producer households and all other populations.
ActionResearch and develop alternative proteins sources and share the research in the public domain.
ImpactIncrease availability, affordability and appeal of alternative micronutrient-rich protein sources and reduce appeal of red meat to high red-meat consumers.