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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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...