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The Western Basin - Cross Border Trade and Food Security in West Africa, March 2010

The study aims to provide decision makers with baseline information on cross-border trade and food security, including market flow maps and an analysis of trader capacities and incentives. The study...

Malawi - Comprehensive Food Security and Vulnerability Analysis, March 2010

The Comprehensive Food Security and Vulnerability Analysis (CFSVA) aims at providing much-needed information on food security, health and nutrition in rural Malawi at the regional and livelihood-zone...

South Sudan - Annual Needs and Livelihoods Assessment 2009-2010, March 2010

The general aim of the 2009/2010 Annual Needs and Livelihoods Assessment (ANLA) was to assess the food security situation of rural populations in Southern Sudan so as to generate information that...

Sri Lanka - Nutrition and Food Security Assessments, 2009

A household survey was carried out in nine districts of Sri Lanka, one district randomly selected from each province. Each district constituted one study area, except the Colombo district which had...

Zimbabwe - Community and Household Surveillance (CHS), 2010

The overall purpose of the First Round Crop and Livestock Assessment carried out during the period 28th of January to 15th of February 2009 was to provide early warning information on the progress of...

Myanmar - An Overview of the Food Security Situation in Selected Areas Across lashio Area, March 2010

This assessment found a clear increase in overall food security across the Lashio area as compared to the situation in March 2008.

Guinee - Enquete nationale de securite alimentaire (ENSA): document de synthese, March 2010

There is a deterioration in the food security and nutrition situation for a significant part of the population reflected by the failure of development of many policies, political instability and...

Nepal - Education Watch, 2010

The monitoring mechanism assessing the impacts of the food, fuel and financial crisis on children's education in Nepal is facilitated by RIDA with support from UNICEF and in coordination with the...

Sierra Leone - Rapid Qualitative Food Security Assessment in Selected Livelihood Groups in Eastern and Southern Provinces and Western Area of Sierra Leone

The World Food Programme (WFP) has been operating in the country since 1968. In collaboration with the Government and other partners it pursues the goal of feeding the hungry poor through school...

Sierra Leone - Human Security in WFP Operations: Analysis of Context and Activities in Eastern and Southern Sierra Leone

As part of a series of research papers undertaken by the WFP Protection Project, this case study maps out the context in which WFP is, and will be, working under the up-coming Protracted Relief and...