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Publications List

Afghanistan - National Risk and Vulnerability Assessment 2005, June 2007

The main objective of NRVA 2005 was to gather information to update and guide policy-making decisions in development programmes and to improve the efficacy of sectoral interventions.

Bolivia - Mision FAO/PMA de evaluacion de cultivos y suministros de alimentos, June 2007

A joint FAO/WFP assessment of crop and food supply mission visited Bolivia from the 9th to the 28th of April 2007, in order to assess the production of cereals and tubers from 2007.

Market Analysis Tool: Price and Income Elasticities

A market anlysis tool used to examine how food consumption is affected by market elasticities, and how these measure how quantities demanded will adjust in response to a price or income change, or...

Market Analysis Tool: Shock Scenarios

A market analysis tool used to run scenarios which can help anticipate the effect of a market shock on the food security of different livelihood groups.

Timor Leste - FAO/WFP Crop and Food Supply Assessment Mission, June 2007

A FAO/WFP Crop and Food Supply Assessment Mission visited Timor-Leste from 17 March to 8 April 2007 to review and analyze the food supply and demand situation in the context of the country’s macro-...

Lesotho - FAO/WFP Crop and Food Supply Assessment Mission, June 2007

Due to the accentuated drought conditions prevailing during the cropping season, the Government of Lesotho requested FAO and WFP to carry out a Crop and Food Supply Assessment (CFSAM) in order to...

Zimbabwe - FAO/WFP Crop and Food Supply Assessment Mission, June 2007

Zimbabwe experienced severe dry spells and generally unfavourable rainfall during the 2006/07 cropping season, compounding devastating effects of the unprecedented decade-long economic decline.