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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...

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-...

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

Due to the accentuated drought conditions prevailing during the cropping season, the Government of Lesotho requested FAO and WFP to carry out a Crop and Food Supply Assessment (CFSAM) in order to...

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

Zimbabwe experienced severe dry spells and generally unfavourable rainfall during the 2006/07 cropping season, compounding devastating effects of the unprecedented decade-long economic decline.

Annual Evaluation Report 2006

This is the third WFP Annual Evaluation Report. It summarizes the evaluations conducted in 2006 by the Office of Evaluation and by regional bureaux and country offices. The report has been discussed...

Nepal - Food Security Assessment, May 2007

Food insecurity in Nepal is pervasive and widespread. A recent joint FAO/WFP Crop and Food Assessment Mission conducted in April 2007 concluded that malnutrition rates are at crisis level and that...

Yemen - UNHCR/WFP Joint Assessment Mission, May 2007

This JAM was conducted under the existing framework of UNHCR and WFP’s Memorandum of Understanding which requires periodic review of all joint operations. In the case of the refugees in Yemen, this...