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Zimbabwe FFA/CFA - Community Works Proposed Operational Update (Phase 1 - Final Report)

In December 2010, WFP contracted two consultants who conferred with Government, Donors, UN agencies and NGOs with the aim to develop an institutional, financial and operational framework for the...

Prepared Remarks For Horn Of Africa Mini Summit; New York, New York (24/09/11)

As we sit here today more than 13 million people across the Horn of Africa are in urgent need of assistance. This crisis is about more than the famine and nutritional emergency, it is a crisis that...

Zambia Facts and Figures 2011

Zambia Facts and Figures 2011

The Gambia - Urban Market Assessment: A Feasibility Study on Cash and Vouchers, September 2011

The assessment is based on primary and secondary data collection. Price data was obtained from the Gambian Ministry of Trade and the Gambian Bureau of Statistics as well as selected local markets....

Namibia 2011

Since gaining independence in 1990, Namibia has enjoyed relative stability. Income disparity is high, as indicated by its Gini index value of 0.74. With one of the highest HIV/AIDS rates in the world...

Osire Nutrition Survey Findings November 2010

As a result of the prolonged civil war in Angola, some 23,000 Angolans fled to Namibia during the period of 1999 to 2002. The Office of the Prime Minister of the Government of Namibia (GRN) made an...

Madagascar Facts and Figures June 2011

In Madagascar, over three quarters of the population live under the national poverty line. In the last four decades, over 50 natural disasters have impacted the country. While the east is...

Sudan - Livelihoods Zoning "Plus" Activity, August 2011

This Livelihoods Zoning “Plus” product was created using a rapid livelihoods assessment approach that aims to identify and describe trends and patterns in livelihoods that can be used as...

Tajikistan - Food Security Monitoring System, 2011

The Food Security Monitoring System (FSMS) provides a seasonal snapshot of food security in rural Tajikistan by analyzing data from 665 households and 475 key informants every three months. The FSMS...

Sierra Leone - The State of Food Security and Nutrition, August 2011

The survey found that nationally almost half (45%) of households or 2.5 million people are classified as food insecure during the lean season, reflecting seasonal food access issues. Of those about...