Insight

DOES ROAD ACCESS MATTER FOR FOOD SECURITY IN NEPAL?

    March 27, 2018



It takes more than two hours for an average Nepali household to reach the nearest market center and more than three hours to reach a well-paved road. The lesser the distance to the well-paved road the better is a household in terms of the food budget, calorie consumption, commercialization, and non-agricultural income.