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Occasional Paper 24 - Food Insecurity and Violent Conflict: Causes, Consequences, and Addressing the Challenges

This paper provides an overview of the link between food insecurity and violent conflict, addressing both traditional and emerging threats to security and political stability. It discusses the...

P4P Writeshop - Experience of P4P Capacity Building and Procurement from Farmer Organisations

One of the key deliverables of P4P is to document, publish and share lessons and best practices arising across the pilot countries with governments and other stakeholders. In six countries, fieldwork...

Libya - United Nations Security and Humanitarian Access Mission: Wazin - Nalut - Jadu - Zintan, July 2011

This report outlines key observations and recommendations of the United Nations Inter-Agency Security and Humanitarian Access Mission to the Nafusa Mountains of Libya. Given the limited time in each...

Fact Sheets 2011 - Mali

WFP has been active in Mali since 1964. WFP supports vulnerable people in the Western Sahel and Northern regions to preserve livelihoods and to cope with droughts and other natural disasters....

Madagascar - Food Security Monitoring System, 2011

Madagascar - Food Security Monitoring System, 2011

Tanzania - Community and Household Surveillance in North Western Tanzania: Programme Outcome Monitoring in Nyarugusu Refugee Camp, June 2011

Community and Household Surveillance monitoring system (CHS) is a recognized and a credible outcomes and food security monitoring tool. The primary objective of CHS is to determine the impact of food...

Lao People's Democratic Republic - Follow-up Emergency Food Security Assessment, June 2011

A follow-up assessment was carried out by WFP in cooperation with CARE Laos and World Vision in late January 2011. The main objective was to identify the number of people in need of food assistance...

Libya - Emergency Food Security Assessment: Eastern Libya, June 2011

This Emergency Food Security Assessment covers Eastern Libya and is a first exercise to study food security and socio-economic aspects. A subsequent study of Western Libya, particularly the Nafusa...

Ghana - Food Security and Nutrition Monitoring System, 2011

This Food Security and Nutrition Monitoring System provides an update on food security and nutritional situation in Northern Ghana; focusing on average production, food prices trends and health and...

Liberia - Impacts of Rising Food - Fuel Prices and Refugee Influx: Emergency Food Security and Market Assessment, June 2011

The overall objective of the assessment is to gain a robust understanding of the impacts of rising food and fuel prices on three population groups: Urban and peri‐urban poor households, Rural...