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Organic smallholder women supplying the gastronomic sector in Cusco, Peru

Van den Eeckhout, Hannes; Luján Sánchez, Ángel and Ugas, Roberto (2014) Organic smallholder women supplying the gastronomic sector in Cusco, Peru. Paper at: IFOAM Organic World Congress 2014, Istanbul, Turkey, 13-15 October 2014. [Completed]

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Aimed at promoting better conditions of food security, this practitioners’ paper describes the short-chain market integration of smallholder women supplying organic vegetables to the gastronomic sector in tourist destination Cusco (Peru), complementing PGS progress and local organic marketplace initiatives. Economic viability and bottlenecks along the value chain are analyzed as well as suggestions and challenges for sustainability presented.

EPrint Type:Conference paper, poster, etc.
Type of presentation:Paper
Keywords:Smallholder market integration, organic value chain innovation, supplying the gastronomic sector, food security, market access
Agrovoc keywords:
Englishfood securityhttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_10967
Englishmarket accesshttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_1312459073954
Englishincome generationhttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_9000080
EnglishOrganic agriculturehttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_15911
EnglishMarketing channelshttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_4622
Subjects: Food systems > Food security, food quality and human health
Food systems > Produce chain management
Research affiliation: International Conferences > 2014: 18th IFOAM OWC Practitioners Track
Related Links:http://www.agroeco.leisa-al.org/
Deposited By: Van den Eeckhout, Hannes
ID Code:23507
Deposited On:02 Mar 2015 15:10
Last Modified:02 Mar 2015 15:10
Document Language:English
Refereed:Not peer-reviewed

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