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Malawi - Bumper Harvest: Is Everyone Food Secure, June 2007

The assessment was conducted to assess the food security adter Malawi’s 2007 Bumper Harvest.

Malawi - Assessment of Appropriateness and Feasibility of Cash Response Options, June 2007

This study was conducted to to determine which response options are most appropriate. In addition to market functioning the study also accounted for Household preferences for food, cash or a mix of...

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.

Afghanistan - National Risk and Vulnerability Assessment 2005, June 2007

The main objective of NRVA 2005 was to gather information to update and guide policy-making decisions in development programmes and to improve the efficacy of sectoral interventions.

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-...