Drivers of Growth : A strategic plan for Human, Social and Financial Investments in Inclusive Food and Agribusiness Security in the occupied Palestinian Territories

Groen, Diederik van; Koopmanschap, E.M.J.


This report aims to provide the Netherlands Representative Office (NRO) in the occupied Palestine Territories an innovative proposition to renew their current leading development role in enhancing Food Security in both the West Bank and the Gaza Strip. The report focuses particularly on an Inclusive Food and Agribusiness Security strategy that offers systemic support to the development of (i) agri- and food business, from micro and small to industrial levels; on the basis of (ii) sustainable livelihood and business conditions in an (iii) enabling market, services and institutional environment. The authors especially highlight other levels of human, social and financial development investments.