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Global Food Security Strategy Technical Guidance for Land, Marine, and Resource Tenure


In response to the Global Food Security Act, Feed the Future is helping to renew the U.S. Government’s commitment to reduce poverty and hunger through inclusive agriculture-led economic growth, strengthened resilience among people and systems, and improved nutrition, especially among women and children. Secure land, marine, and natural resource tenure promotes resilient production and market systems by creating incentives for short- and long-term investment, and is associated with improved agricultural productivity and higher incomes.

This is one of 18 technical guidance documents for implementing the U.S. Government’s Global Food Security Strategy. The entire set of documents can be found at and