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UNHCR/WFP Joint Assessment Missions(JAM): Practical Guide

The JAM Practical Guide outlines the JAM process and provides tools to equip JAM coordinators and team members to conduct a JAM. The guide aims to facilitate: Timely planning of the JAM; Effective...

Labour Market Analysis Guidance, July 2013

The purpose of this guide is to outline (i) how labour market analysis can be integrated into the analysis of food security and (ii) how wages can be attuned to ensuring food security of the...

Market Analysis Framework - Tools and Applications for Food Security Analysis and Decision-Making, December 2011

The Market Analysis Framework (MAF) provides an overview of various market analysis tools, including what purpose(s) they serve, how they are related, and where to find the technical details on each...

Zimbabwe FFA/CFA - Community Works Proposed Operational Update (Phase 1 - Final Report)

In December 2010, WFP contracted two consultants who conferred with Government, Donors, UN agencies and NGOs with the aim to develop an institutional, financial and operational framework for the...

Market Analysis Tool: How to Conduct a Food Commodity Value Chain Analysis?

The specific purpose of this TGS is to provide guidance on how to conduct a practical value chain analysis of food commodities whose production, processing, commercialisation and consumption is...

How to Estimate Household Net Seller Buyer Status and the Welfare Impact of Shocks?

The purpose of this technical guidance sheet is to provide sufficient information to WFP Country Office and partner staff to identify and profile households as net-sellers and/or netbuyers of food...

Market Analysis Tool: How to Conduct a Trader Survey?

The purpose of this technical guidance sheet is to provide guidance to WFP Country Office and partner staff in conducting a simple trader survey with limited or no external technical support. For...

Technical Guidance Sheet: The Basics of Market Analysis for Food Security

The purpose of this guidance sheet is to highlight the significance of market analysis for the planning, implementation and evaluation of food security interventions and their impact, to impart basic...

Technical Guidance Sheet No.1 - Integrating Migration and Displacement into Emergency Food Security Assessments

Guidance on conducting migration-sensitive EFSAs, including essential questions, methods, and some of the response options that such assessments might lead to and highlighting which data to collect...

Technical Guidance Sheet No.2 - Integrating Non-Food Responses to Food Insecurity into Emergency Food Security Assessments

Guidance on how to identify non-food responses to food insecurity during EFSAs, including an assessment framework and identifying which data to collect and analyse when considering possible non-food...