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Opening Remarks To The Executive Board; Rome, Italy (06/06/11)

Our Annual Executive Board session comes at a critical time in global food security, as the world continues to confront price volatility, supply shocks and rising hunger. I’m pleased that we...

Strategic Evaluation of WFP's Role in Social Protection and Safety Nets

This is the first in a series of four strategic evaluations related to the transition from food aid to food assistance.  The evaluation analyzed WFP’s role in social protection and safety...

Mali: A Country Portfolio Evaluation (2003-2009)

The Mali Country Portfolio Evaluation evaluates WFP operations and analytical work conducted in the period 2003-2009. During that period WFP implemented 13 operations in a challenging environment....

The Year in Review, 2010

Two massive emergencies bracketed 2010:  the year began with an earthquake of devastating proportions in Haiti and drew to a close with one-fifth of Pakistan submerged under floodwaters. ...

Egypt - Secondary Data Analysis of the Food Security Situation, May 2011

A series of shocks affected Egypt in 2011, including internal civil disturbances, the rise of food prices and a massive return of migrants from Libya. A review of secondary data was conducted to...

China - Analysis on Food Security and Vulnerability in Six Counties in Rural China, May 2011

This report is focused on the key food security issues found in the six counties using primary data collection. The structure of the report includes a brief summary of the methodology used for the...

Colombia - Evaluacion de la seguridad alimentaria y nutricional en las poblaciones vulnerables, May 2011

En Colombia, décadas de conflicto interno, han causado entre otros efectos el desplazamiento de millones de personas que fueron forzados a abandonar sus tierras y hogares ante la amenaza creciente...

Pakistan - Impacts of Shocks on Household Income and Food Consumption Simulation Modeling, 2011

The study is composed of two main parts: the vulnerability profile of the country and the shock simulation model. The first assesses the vulnerability context of Pakistan using baseline data (i.e....

République du TCHAD - Evaluation de la Sécurité Alimentaire des Ménages dans la Bande Sahélienne Ouest du Tchad, Mai 2011

Au total 1.320 ménages ont été enquêtés dans 102 villages dans la zone d’étude. L’échantillon était déterminé de telle manière que les résultats de l’enquête soient représentatifs...

South Sudan - LRA Affected IDP Assessment: Western Equatoria State, May 2011

The main objective of the inter‐agency assessment for the LRA IDPs in six Counties of Western Equatoria State (WES) was to assess their food security status and possible needs which can be used to...