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Sierra Leone - mVAM Bulletin #15: Wage rates and terms of trade improve in Sierra Leone, March 2015

Imported and local rice prices increased modestly in March. A recovery in economic activity is leading to an improvement in unskilled wage rates (up 7 percent compared to February). The households...

Liberia and Sierra Leone - mVAM Regional Bulletin #5: Wage rates improve in Liberia and Sierra Leone, March 2015

In March, households in Lofa county, Liberia used fewer negative coping strategies than in February. The counties with highest levels of negative coping include Bomi, Grand Cape Mount, Gbarpolu and...

Iraq - Food Market Monitoring Bulletin #4: Conflict drives food insecurity in Ninewa and Anbar, March 2015

Ongoing conflict and blocked supply lines continue to cause high food prices in Anbar, Ninewa and Kirkuk. Particularly in Anbar, the price differential for wheat flour and sugar with Baghdad has...

Liberia - mVAM Bulletin #16: Food prices fall in Lofa County, March 2015

In March, households in Lofa used fewer negative coping strategies than in February. The counties with highest levels of negative coping include Bomi, Grand Cape Mount, Gbarpolu and Lofa. Negative...

El Salvador - Farm-Gate Price Monitoring in Selected Impact Countries, March 2015

Between July 2013 and February 2014, maize was the primary crop sold by monitored farmers, counting 114 Mt (two thirds of total supplies). Western municipalities were the main sales area and absorbed...

West Africa and the Sahel - Food Security and Humanitarian Implications, 2015

Every month, WFP and FAO issue an information note on food security trends and humanitarian implications in West Africa. The bulletin offers analysis of food availability international and regional...

Global Food Security Update

The Global Food Security Update provides an overview of the food security trends in 57 countries in six regions and offers an outlook for the 3-6 months following its release. It is based...

P4P 6th Annual Consultation Reports

This sixth Purchase for Progress (P4P) Annual Consultation, “Beyond the Pilot – A Dialogue on Future Opportunities", provided an opportunity for partners to discuss lessons that...

Iraq - Food Market Monitoring Bulletin #3: Conflict disrupts food markets in Anbar, Salah Al-Din and Kirkuk, March 2015

Conflict has severely disrupted supply lines to Anbar, Salah Al-Din and Kirkuk, pushing up the price of a basic food basket and causing shortages of fresh fruit, meat, eggs and dairy. In these...

P4P Procurement - Final Consolidated Report

The Final Consolidated Procurement Report (2013 - 2013) provides a comprehensive overview of Purchase for Progress (P4P) experience with smallholder-friendly procurement. For five years,...