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The authors would like to thank all ACF staff that spent their precious time on this document andcontributed in making what it is, in particular: Anne-Dominique Israel, Cécile Bizouerne, ElisabettaDozio, Cécile Salpéteur, Hélène Deret, Julien Morel, Victor Kiaya, Julien Chalimbaud, Philippe Crahay,Elsa Marconnet, Damien Pereyra, Rebecca Brown, Philip James, Silke Pietzsch, Muriel Calo, Marie-Sophie Whitney, Elisa Dominguez, Maria Bernardez, Julien Jacob, Nicolas Guillaud, Alexandre LeCuziat, Maureen Gallagher and those we accidentally forgot.We would like to thank as well the following external researchers, consultants and humanitarianstakeholders for fruitful exchanges and support: Alex Cornelius, Claire Chastre, Charlotte Dufour(FAO), Chiara Deligia (FAO), Terry Ballard (FAO), Jessica Fanzo (Biodiversity International), VictoriaQuinn (Helen Keller International), Jeff Leroy (IFPRI), Kate Golden (Concern) and Vicky Blades forediting the document.Photo on cover page: © Laurent Theeten – ACF Mali