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  • Cash Assistance for the Displaced: a Record Amount Distributed in DRC by WFP and UNICEF

    Cash assistance for displaced persons: a record amount for WFP and UNICEF distributed in DRC

    31/01/2017 — Congo, Democratic Republic of the

    More than 90,000 vulnerable people were assisted through cash transfers in Kanyabayonga, in the east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in November 2016. The World Food Programme (WFP) and the UN Children’s Fund

  • South Sudanese Refugees In DRC: Impressions From The Field

    Situation of South Sudanese refugees in DRC: impressions from a field mission

    08/12/2016 — Congo, Democratic Republic of the

    More than 60,000 South Sudanese refugees are hosted in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). They have fled fighting in the Equatoria region of their home country. Most of them are women and children. While

  • Samba Ndiayé, Resourceful Refugee Farmer In DRC

    Samba Ndiayé, Resourceful Refugee Farmer In DRC

    04/11/2016 — Congo, Democratic Republic of the

    Samba Ndiaye has become a farmer following his arrival to the Inke refugee camp in north of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). He fled his country, the Central African Republic, due to violence and

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  • 24/02/2017 — Congo, Democratic Republic of the

    Africa Day of School Feeding

    Today is Africa Day of School Feeding!  An entire continent is coming together in the fight against hunger. #ADSF

  • 10/11/2015 — Congo, Democratic Republic of the

    We'll Call You Back: WFP's 2 Way Communications in DRC

    In Goma, WFP sends out automated SMS surveys to student key informants to collect food prices in the local markets. The information is then recorded into an Interactive Voice Response system that beneficiaries can call to listen to information on food prices, WFP distribution dates, and phone survey dates free of charge. For more information on the project, please visit the VAM blog. http://mvam.org/

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Publications

  • Southern Africa - Monthly Food Price Update, 2017

    Southern Africa - Monthly Food Price Update, 2017
    Southern Africa - Monthly Food Price Update, 2017 ...
  • The Market Monitor

    The Market Monitor
    This bulletin provides information on price changes for the most commonly consumed staples and their potential impacts on the cost of the basic food basket. ...
  • Seasonal Monitor

    Seasonal Monitor
    The WFP Seasonal Monitor examines satellite imagery of rainfall and vegetation in order to assess the development of the growing season and how such conditions might impact the lives and livelihoods of the...
  • Market Analysis Guidelines

    Market Analysis Guidelines
    Markets play a paramount role in enhancing people's livelihoods and promoting food security. WFP tailored a food security framework  having markets as one of the...

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