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Southern Africa - Food and Nutrition Security Working Group, 2016

This bulletin summarises the various issues related to food and nutrition security in the southern Africa region in order to present a concise update on a monthly basis. Information is collected...

Tajikistan - Food Security Monitoring System, 2016

The Food Security Monitoring System (FSMS) provides a seasonal trend of food insecurity in rural Tajikistan by analyzing data across 13 livelihood zones.

Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone - mVAM Regional Bulletin #15: Coping levels remain unchanged from December in all three countries, February 2016

February marks the end of the rice cultivation season and peak agricultural activity in the region. Household food security levels measured through the rCSI are virtually identical to those...

Yemen - mVAM Bulletin #7: Food insecurity of internally displaced households is worst on record, February 2016

As conflict continues, the food security situation has deteriorated at the national level since January. Food consumption has worsened in Al Dhale and households in Al Baydah are employing more...

Supporting National School Meals Programme - January 2016

WFP and the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (MOEST) have successfully provided school meals to vulnerable school children in Kenya since 1980 as an incentive to enrol and attend...

Indonesia - The Impact of Drought on Households in Four Provinces in Eastern Indonesia, February 2016

In December 2015, WFP conducted a survey in Eastern Indonesia to assess the impacts of drought related to El Niño on household food security, water access, agriculture, and livelihoods. A total of 2,...

Haiti - Emergency Food Security Assessment, February 2016

WFP, in collaboration with, the Haitian National Coordination for Food Security Office (CNSA), conducted an assessment of the food security situation of vulnerable households in areas considered the...

El Niño: Undermining Resilience - Implications of El Niño in Southern Africa from a Food and Nutrition Security Perspective, February 2016

Southern Africa’s unprecedented El Niño-related drought and weather-related stress has triggered a second shock-year of hunger and hardship for poor and vulnerable people with serious...

Mali - Synthèse sur la situation des marchés, 2016

Février 2016: État d’approvisionnement des marchés: L’état d’approvisionnement des marchés est globalement bon dans l’ensemble à travers le pays. Tendance des prix des...

Impact of WFP Local and Regional Food Procurement on Markets, Households and Food Value Chains

Over 75 percent of all World Food Programme (WFP) food is purchased in developing countries, potentially affecting both commodity quality and prices on local markets. This study, carried out by the...