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Publications List

Uganda - An Assessment of the Likely Impact on Ugandan Households of Rising Global Food Prices: A Secondary Data Analysis, June 2008

WFP, UNICEF, and FAO commissioned the Kampala office of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) to assess the likely impact of rising world food prices on the welfare and food...

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...

Technical Guidance Sheet - Urban Food Security & Nutrition

Guidance for addressing substantive and methodological issues associated with conducting food and nutrition security assessments in urban areas.

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.

Sudan - Food Security and Nutrition Assessment on the Conflict-Affected Population in Darfur, 2007, June 2008

The Emergency Food Security and Nutrition Assessment was conducted in Khartoum from 27 to 28 June 2007, (39 Government representatives, UN and NGO). After 4 years of conflict, the livelihoods of all...

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.

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...

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...