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Food Procurement Annual Report 2010

WFP purchases from developing countries wherever possible in its efforts to ensure that appropriate commodities reach WFP beneficiaries in a timely and cost-effective way. In 2010, WFP procured US...

Chad - Marchés et sécurité alimentaire, Février 2011

The 2009/2010 food crisis in Chad lead to a considerable increase in grain prices, especially in the Eastern and Central Sahelian Regions, affecting a population strongly relying on markets for their...

Sudan - Government of Sudan and FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Assessment Mission, January 2011

In November and December 2010, an assessment mission was conducted by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Government of Sudan to determine crop production and...

Home Grown School Feeding Featured At IFPRI international Conference

Home Grown School Feeding is featured at the IFPRI international conference "Leveraging Agriculture for Improving Nutrition & Health" on February 10. Click here to watch YouTube video

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...

South Sudan - Annual Needs and Livelihoods Analysis 2010-2011, January 2011

The findings of the 2010/11 Annual Needs and Livelihood Analysis (ANLA) indicate an improvement in food security compared to 2009. About 9.7% of the population will be severely food insecure compared...

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...

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...