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Market Analysis Tool: Terms of Trade

A market analysis tool used to examine how terms of trade provide information on the variation of the purchasing power of households and thus contributes to the identification of appropriate crisis-...

Greater Monrovia - Comprehensive Food Security and Nutrition Survey, July 2007

This report on the Monrovia Comprehensive Food Security and Nutrition Survey in Liberia complements the Comprehensive Food Security and Nutrition Survey that was launched in October 2006 to give a...

Sri Lanka - Joint WFP/FAO Emergency Food Security Assessment in Trincolmalee, July 2007

The objectives of the EFSA were to assess the current food security situation among people who were displaced, returned or fishing families and how they are coping with the situation as well as to...

Liberia - Market Review, July 2007

The market review profile describes the basic structure of markets and analyses the relationship between household food security and the performance of markets, particularly during a shock.

Nepal - FAO/WFP Crop and Food Supply Assessment Mission, July 2007

A joint FAO/WFP Food Security Assessment Mission visited the country from 20 March to 8 April 2007. The overall objective of the assessment was to have a better understanding of chronic and...

Madagascar - Evaluation rapide de la securite alimentaire, June 2007

The overall objective of this evaluation was to assess the importance and severity of household food insecurity in the areas concerned. It was to identify the nature and causes of food insecurity...

Sri Lanka - Food Security Assessment based on the Integrated Food Security and Humanitarian Phase Classification, June 2007

As part of WFP’s preparations for the next phase of the Protracted Relief and Recovery Operation (PRRO) covering 2008, a food security assessment took place from 15-30 April using secondary...

Malawi - Assessment of Appropriateness and Feasibility of Cash Response Options, June 2007

This study was conducted to to determine which response options are most appropriate. In addition to market functioning the study also accounted for Household preferences for food, cash or a mix of...