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Uganda - Emergency Food Security Assessment of IDP Camps and Settled Areas in the Northern and North-eastern Conflict Affected Regions, August 2007

The purpose of the study was to determine the degree of food insecurity in Northern Uganda. The study focused on the Gulu, Pader and Kitgum, mother and transit camps, the and Oyamin, Amuria, and...

Nepal - Inter-Agency Rapid Flood Assessment: WFP/UNICEF/Save the Children Alliance, August 2007

In order to assess the impact of the flood on people’s livelihoods, food security, education, health and nutrition status and to formulate appropriate short and longer-term responses, an inter-agency...

Zambia - In-Depth Vulnerability and Needs Assessment Report on the Impact of the Floods and/or Prolonged Dry Spells, August 2007

The Zambia Vulnerability Assessment Committee (ZVAC) conducted an In-depth Need and Vulnerability Assessment in order to determine the effects and extent of the floods and/or dry spells on...

Mauritania - Rapport d'evaluation rapide de la securite alimentaire et nutritionnelle suite aux inondations de tintane, August 2007

The objective of the mission that was carried out in collaboration with other partners of the United Nations was to conduct a rapid assessment of the food security of affected populations to provide...

Somalia - Puntland: Food Security and Vulnerability Assessment, August 2007

The objectives of the survey were to assist the World Food Programme (WFP) in Somalia i) in shifting its activities from relief to recovery and rehabilitation-oriented activities, ii) in identifying...

Uganda - Emergency Food Security Assessment of Karamoja Region, August 2007

The purpose of the study was to determine the degree of food insecurity in the Karamoja region of Uganda. The study stratified the region based on its 8 counties (Labwor, Dodoth, Jie, Bokora,...

Evaluation of the Indonesia Protracted Relief and Recovery Operation (10069.1)

WFP first began operating in Indonesia more than 40 years ago. After closing its office in 1996, drought, conflict and economic decline prompted WFP to return in 1998 and launch emergency operation (...

Evaluation of the Mid-Term PRRO 10362.0. Enabling Livelihood Protection and Promotion in Ethiopia

This operation is one of WFP’s largest programmes. The team found that the four components of the protracted relief and recovery operation are relevant to the many challenges facing Ethiopia....

Market Analysis Tool: Market Integration

A market analysis tool used to look at the degrees of integration of markets, and how this can affect food availability and food price stability.

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-...