Publications
Market Analysis, Food Prices, Food Security Analysis
18 June 2010

The food security and vulnerability study for urban Ethiopia has largerly been necessiated by the new increased food insecurity stemming largely from the global economic downturn and high food prices, which has been translated to the country partly through high inflation rates. The impact of inflation has been one key element that has resulted in increased food insecurity in urban areas.

The study was conducted in 18 selected urban centres spread across the country, covering eight regions including: Addis Ababa and Dire Dawa cities; Harar townl and selected towns in Tigray, Amhara, Oromiya, Somali and Afar regions.

Market Analysis, Monitoring, Food Security Analysis
31 December 2009

This report reviews the Cereal prices in the country, import parity prices, the progression of inflation, market perfomance and terms of trade.

Market Analysis, Food Security Analysis
31 December 2008

This report, based on detailed literature review and discussions with selected key informants, presents a summary of current evidence and understanding of the impact of HFP (High Food Prices) in the Southern Africa region.

Market Analysis, Food Security Analysis
9 October 2008

This assessment provides information on price changes for the most commonly consumed staples and their potential
impacts on the cost of the basic food basket.

Market Analysis, Food Security Analysis
21 July 2008

This WFP Market report was conducted in Ethiopia in July 2008. The report proposes an assessment on the country’ level general price index and an analysis of the price rise, particularly for food items.