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Namibia - An Assessment of the Impact of the Flood and Other Natural Disasters on Food Security of Rural Households in Areas of Northern Namibia, June 2008

A joint GRN/NRCS/UN/WFP (Government of the Republic of Namibia/ Namibia Red Cross Society/ United Nations/ World Food Programme) mission focusing on food security situation of flood-affected rural...

Nepal - UNHCR/WFP Joint Assessment Mission: Assistance to Bhutanese Refugees in Nepal, June 2008

The 2008 Joint Assessment Mission was held from 9 through 20 June. Representatives from UNHCR and WFP and two donor representatives (ECHO, and the US Embassy) based in Kathmandu accompanied their...

Nepal - Emergency Update, 2008

These bulletins aim to shed light on the current condition of the flood-affected population and assess the impact of relief efforts on the recovery of people’s livelihoods.

Somalia - Food Security Analysis Unit: Nutrition Update, June 2008

Report on findings from eleven nutrition assessments in South Central Somalia in May 2008 (Shabelle, Gedo, Bakool, Central and Nugal) conducted by FSAU and partner agencies.

Bangladesh - WFP/UNHCR Joint Assessment Mission, June 2008

Joint Assessment mission (JAM) carried out in Bangladesh from 15 to 24 June 2008. The JAM team observed many improvements in the Nayapara and Kutupalong refugee camps, especially in sectors such as...

Zimbabwe - FAO/WFP Crop and Food Supply Assessment Mission, June 2008

A Crop and Food Supply Evaluation Mission carried out in Zimbabwe from 29 April to 23 May 2008 to assess the 2008 production of the main cereals, the overall food security situation and determine the...

National Response Capacity Matrix: for Analysing National Capacity to Respond to Food Security Crises

This matrix is intended to be used in conjunction with the guidance offered in Technical Guidance Sheet (TGS) no.13 - "Short Guide to Applying the National Response Capacity Matrix". A...

Lebanon - Food Security Assessment: Nahr el-Bared Camp, May 2008

The mission proposed mix of measures, including additional food distributions, subsidized sales and other non-food interventions to preserve vulnerable groups’ access to food commodities and...