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Publications List


Myanmar - An Analysis of the Food Security Situation in Selected Areas Across Kokang, May 2010

WFP’s partners and the IO / NGO community are particularly encouraged to address the problem of low access to key agricultural inputs.

Tanzania - Community and Household Surveillance in North Western Tanzania: Programme Outcome Monitoring in Nyarugusu Refugee Camp, 2010

The primary objective of CHS is to determine the impact of food assistance on targeted households and to monitor food insecurity and livelihood trends of vulnerable groups.

WFP Annual Report 2009

2009 proved to be another challenging year for WFP.  Just as the number of hungry people worldwide grew to more than 1 billion - the highest number on record - the Programme also faced...

Myanmar - An Analysis of Markets Across Magway Division, May 2010

Information was collected from markets in twenty townships across the Magway area. Information was collected on the availability of various foods in the market both historically and currently.

Chad - Evaluation de la securite alimentaire des populations affectees par la secheresse dans la bande sahelienne ouest du Tchad, May 2010

An emergency food security assessment was conducted from March 10 to 27, 2010 within six regions to enable WFP and its partners to have accurate information necessary to target strongly affected...

Armenia - Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Households, May 2010

To assess the impact of the financial and economic crisis on the most vulnerable population groups, the Government of Armenia, with financial and technical support from the UN Country Team, conducted...

Philippines - Emergency Food Security Assessment: Luzon Typhoons and Floods, May 2010

In terms of household food consumption scores, an interesting finding from the EFSA was that though the majority of households reported an acceptable food consumption pattern, a significant minority...

Liberia and Sierra Leone - Cross-Border Trade and Food Security, May 2010

The end of the conflicts in Liberia and Sierra Leone has led to an increase in agricultural production and trade. Recent market monitoring activities in both countries have identified cross-border...

Ghana - Impacts of the Global Financial Crisis: Follow-up Study, May 2010

This case study is conducted to provide an update on the effects of the global economic crisis in Ghana, as a follow-up of the rapid assessment undertaken in April 2009 . It aims at understanding how...

Malawi - Food Assistance for Refugees

Malawi has been experiencing a steady influx of refugees as a result of civil conflicts and political instability throughout Africa. Most refugees in Malawi are from the Great Lakes region. The...