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Emergency Food Security Analysis (EFSA) Handbook - first edition, 2005 - in English, French & Spanish

This is the first edition of the EFSA Handbook, released in 2005. It is meant as a companion handbook to the second edition (2009). The complete Handbook is downloadable in two parts, and is offered...

Afghanistan - Market Profile for Emergency Food Security Assessments, November 2005

This paper attempts to identify some critical factors that hypothetically define and affect food markets in Afghanistan. The paper is entirely based on a desk review and the author’s past...

Joint external evaluation of effectiveness and impact of the enabling development policy of the World Food Programme (WFP)

This evaluation, like others before it, is part and parcel of a well-established tradition in WFP of critical reflection and assessment of its role in development, using food aid as a key tool.

Report on the Management of Evaluation

This paper is presented to the board in response to its October 2003 request to the Steering Group on Governance to amplify three related issues to strengthen WFP’s evaluation function.

Thematic guideline: Household Food Security Profiles

Guidelines explaining the comprehensive nature of the data collected through household surveys and which provide useful insights into the characteristics of food secure, insecure and vunerable...