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Mid-Term Evaluation of the Madagascar Country Programme (1999-2003)

The Country Programme (CP) conforms to Madagascar’s national policy, which aims to fight poverty, improve food security and mitigate the effects of natural disasters. The CP is largely...

Reducing poverty and hunger: the critical role of financing for food, agriculture and rural development (2002)

At the 2002 International Conference on Financing for Development in Monterrey, FAO, IFAD and WFP developed a common approach to highlight the critical role of financing rural development, food and...

WFP Annual Report 2002

Despite global abundance, nearly 800 million people in developing countries are chronically hungry. Wherever hunger is a crisis, WFP is on the front line, meeting the nutritional needs of today while...

India - Food Insecurity Atlas of Urban India, October 2002

This study is organised into six chapters. This first chapter introduces the topic. The second chapter is on food availability and affordability. Food availability, physical access to food, levels of...

Cambodia - Estimation of Poverty Rates at Commune-Level: Using the Small-Area Estimation Technique to Obtain Reliable Estimates, October 2002

The purpose of this report is to provide refined poverty maps for Cambodia using the recently developed small-area estimation technique. The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has...

Afghanistan - Countrywide Food Needs Assessment for Rural Settled Populations, September 2002

During July and September 2002, a nationwide assessment to estimate the levels to which rural settled populations in Afghanistan could meet food requirements in the coming year, was conducted. This...