also placed Nigeria's prevalence of undernourishment at 7.9 per cent.
The EIU's newly introduced adjustment factor to its GFSI
is a manifestation of the same, documenting discrepancies in ranks between GFSI
's overall score and its adjustment factor.
In theirs paper Redressing the Global Food Security Index: a Multivariate Composite I-Distance Indicator Approach (2016), Maricic and collaborators tried to "overcome the issue of subjectivity assigned weights to indicators and categories within the GFSI
" and proposed a statistical method (I-distance method) to calculate the Composite I-distance Indicator (CIDI).
From the GFSI
analysis, we are not compared to our neighbors, principally from affordability (income-related) and availability (access to domestic and foreign supply).
"The accreditation carries particular weight because it isn't driven by a single stakeholder organisation, unlike other GFSI
recognised schemes," said Paula Bentley, head of sales for Barry Callebaut Beverages in the UK.
Countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region need to step up their efforts to improve food security measures to ensure high living standards and sustainable growth, the latest results from the Global Food Security Index (GFSI
) have revealed ahead of the World Food Day on October 16.
by Hasan Shaban Al [emailprotected] Oman is the second best Arab state in terms of food security after Qatar, as it is currently ranked 26th internationally in the Global Food Security Index 2016 (GFSI
) among 113 countries.
Muscat, July 18 (ONA) The Sultanate was ranked 2 nd on the Arab and GCC level and 26 th on the world level at the Global Food Security Index (GFSI
2016) published by the British Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU).
Certifications recognized by the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI
) are virtually a requirement for doing business in the food industry today.
This certification is recognised by the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI
) and validates the international standards of the products and processes.
Ribeiro is Vice Chairman of Deloitte LLP (USA) and Chairman of Deloitte's Global Financial Services Industry practice (GFSI
On the same topic, Safe Quality Food Institute senior director John Schultz talked about the SQFPs Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI
) accredited program to ensure companies are focused on safety and benefits for FSMA regulations.