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Publications List


Madagascar - Evaluation rapide de la securite alimentaire, June 2007

The overall objective of this evaluation was to assess the importance and severity of household food insecurity in the areas concerned. It was to identify the nature and causes of food insecurity...

Sri Lanka - Food Security Assessment based on the Integrated Food Security and Humanitarian Phase Classification, June 2007

As part of WFP’s preparations for the next phase of the Protracted Relief and Recovery Operation (PRRO) covering 2008, a food security assessment took place from 15-30 April using secondary...

Review of the Links between Needs Assessments and Decision-Making in Response to Food Crises, June 2007

This study identifies key actions to improve the crucial links between Emergency Needs Assessments (ENA) and decision-making.

Sri Lanka - Jaffna: Food Security Bulletin, 2007

These bulletins assess the food security and nutrition situation in poor and vulnerable households in Jaffna.

Bolivia - Mision FAO/PMA de evaluacion de cultivos y suministros de alimentos, June 2007

A joint FAO/WFP assessment of crop and food supply mission visited Bolivia from the 9th to the 28th of April 2007, in order to assess the production of cereals and tubers from 2007.

Market Analysis Tool: Price and Income Elasticities

A market anlysis tool used to examine how food consumption is affected by market elasticities, and how these measure how quantities demanded will adjust in response to a price or income change, or...

Market Analysis Tool: Shock Scenarios

A market analysis tool used to run scenarios which can help anticipate the effect of a market shock on the food security of different livelihood groups.

Timor Leste - FAO/WFP Crop and Food Supply Assessment Mission, June 2007

A FAO/WFP Crop and Food Supply Assessment Mission visited Timor-Leste from 17 March to 8 April 2007 to review and analyze the food supply and demand situation in the context of the country’s macro-...