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Liberia - Ivorian Refugee Influx and Food Security: Initial Refugee Assessment, January 2011

Since November 28, post-electoral violence in Western Côte d’Ivoire has led to a sustained influx of refugees into eastern parts of Liberia. An initial joint rapid needs assessment took place 2...

Lesotho - Nutrition Baseline Survey in Four Districts, January 2011

A cross-sectional survey was designed to provide reference data for monitoring the outcomes of the nutrition programme in the four districts of Thaba-Tseka, Mokhotlong, Qacha’s Nek in the...

Sri Lanka - Monsoon Floods Rapid Assessment, January 2011

North-east monsoon rains began in mid-November 2010 resulting in severe precipitations in Northern, Eastern, North Central, Central and North Western Provinces. The rainfall reintensified in December...

Occasional Paper 23 - WFP and Climate Change: a Review of Ongoing Experience and Recommendations for Action

Climate change could impact hard-won development gains and affect the food and nutrition security of many of the world's poorest and most vulnerable people.  As a frontline actor in the...

Guinee - Suivi de la securite alimentaire, 2010

Guinea is a coastal west african county of some 11 million, undergoing a democratic transition. Shocks affecting the food security of Guinean households include global market shocks and political...

2011 - WFP in Asia

Despite its rapid economic growth, the Asia Pacific region is home to an estimated 642 million hungry people - more than any other continent - and it has more than half of the world's billion...

Madagascar - Mission FAO/PAM d'évaluation de la sécurité alimentaire, Novembre 2010

An FAO/WFP mission, comprising Ministry of Agriculture technical staff and WFP/FAO consultants, was conducted in Madagascar from 28 June to 31 July 2010 to evaluate the harvests and the state of food...

P4P Overview

The vision of Purchase for Progress (P4P) is to promote the development of agricultural markets in such a way that by 2013, at least 500,000 low-income smallholder farmers - most of whom are women -...

Sudan - FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Assessment Mission to Southern Sudan, January 2011

An FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Assessment Mission (CFSAM) visited Southern Sudan from 18 October to 12 November 2010 to estimate cereal production and assess the overall food-security situation....

EQAS Guidance Materials for Policy Evaluations

The Evaluation Quality Assurance System (EQAS) was developed to safeguard the evaluation principles of: independence, by setting standards that increase the impartiality in the evaluation processes...