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Bangladesh - Study of Household Food Security in Urban Slum Areas of Bangladesh, January 2007

One of the objectives of this study was to assess the heterogeneity of urban slum households in terms of their relative food security and to identify key characteristics of the most food insecure.

Myanmar - Identification and Assessment of the Poor, Food Insecure and Vulnerable in the Union of Myanmar, January 2007

This reports reviews the state of food insecurity and vulnerability in Myanmar in effort to sustain the joint objectives of collecting and collating vulnerability and food insecurity indicators as a...

Ghana - UNHCR/WFP Joint Self Reliance and Food Security Assessment, January 2007

The JAM was conducted to update the last joint assessment. Operational changes have taken place in the two camps, including population changes due to the registration of new arrivals and general...

Cote d'Ivoire - Evaluation approfondie de la securite alimentaire, January 2007

The general objective of this study is to make a thorough assessment of the food security of households in Côte d'Ivoire. This study proposes to provide recent information on key indicators of food...

Thematic Evaluation of the WFP School Feeding in Emergency Situations

This evaluation focused on demonstrating how WFP’s school feeding can address the needs of people in emergency contexts, with a view to learning from current practice and improving future...

Consolidated Framework of WFP Policies

At its Annual Session in 2002, WFP's Executive Board welcomed the Consolidated Framework of WFP Policies and asked the Secretariat to submit the latest version of the policy framework as an...

Evaluation of Indonesia Special Operation 10498.0

This information note summarizes findings, recommendations and lessons learned from an evaluation of the WFP Shipping Service (WFPSS), which was undertaken by the Office of Evaluation (OEDE) at the...

Ethiopia: integrated risk financing to protect livelihoods and foster development (2006)

A proposal for reform to the emergency relief system in Ethiopia by building on recent innovations in resource mobilization as well as delivery mechanisms to better address the needs of beneficiaries...

World Hunger Series 2006: Hunger and Learning

When most people think about hunger, they focus on its physical manifestations: the emaciation of famine-affected populations, the small stature of chronically malnourished people. But for those who...