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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...

Democratic People's Republic of Korea - Floods Rapid Assessment Report, August 2007

Upon Government request, WFP joined the United Nations interagency rapid assessment mission to Sohung County in North Hwanghae Province on 14 August. Starting 16 August, WFP commenced rapid...

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...

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...

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-...

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.