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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...

Liberia and Sierra Leone - mVAM Regional Bulletin #4: Although post-harvest food security improvements continue, the poorest households are using more coping strategies, February 2015

In February, households in Liberia and Sierra Leone used the same number or fewer negative coping strategies than in January. Food security continues to improve thanks to the recent harvest and...

Tajikistan - Food Security Monitoring System, 2015

The Food Security Monitoring System (FSMS) provides a seasonal trend of food insecurity in rural Tajikistan by analyzing data from 1,300 rural households across 13 livelihood zones.

Liberia - mVAM Bulletin #14: Land borders are open, but poorer households are using more coping strategies, February 2015

In February, households in Liberia used the same number or fewer negative coping strategies than in January. Food security continues to improve thanks to the recent harvest and lower incidences of...

mVAM: piloting mobile voice technology for household food security data collection

The mVAM project is piloting food security data collection from households through short mobile phone surveys, using live telephone interviews and an Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system. The...

Sierra Leone - mVAM Bulletin #13: Food security improves in the districts of Bo and Kenema, February 2015

In February, households in Sierra Leone used fewer negative coping strategies than in January. Food security continues to improve thanks to the recent harvest and measures to control Ebola. Coping...

Mauritanie - Enquête de suivi de la sécurité alimentaire (FSMS), Février 2015

Le PAM a appuyé une nouvelle fois le Commissariat à la Sécurité Alimentaire pour la réalisation de l’enquête de suivi de la sécurité alimentaire des ménages (FSMS) de décembre 2014. Les données...

Niger - Deuxième round du mVAM dans le camp de réfugiés d'Abala: Numero 2, Fevrier 2015

Le taux de participation aux enquêtes mVAM est passé de 74% à 88%. L’introduction d’une question "filtre" a permis de corriger les écarts constatés entre les données du mVAM et...

Democratic Republic of Congo - mVAM Bulletin 7: Post Harvest Improvement in Household Food Security Halts, February 2015

In February, nearly one third of the interviewed households was found to be severely food insecure. The food security situation has worsened compared to January, when the positive effects of the...

Tanzania - Farm-Gate Price Monitoring in Selected Impact Countries, February 2015

Between July 2013 and January 2014, maize was the primary crop sold by farmers in the data sample and represented the main share of supplies in northern, central, and southern areas of Tanzania. In...