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Technical Guidance Sheet No.13 - Short Guide to Applying the National Response Capacity Matrix

Guidance to provide a quick overview and understanding of the Capacity Response Matrix - a tool to analyse national capacities to responses to food security crises.

Technical Guidance Sheet No.12 - Complementary Methods and Tools for Emergency Food Security Assessments

Guidance on complementary approaches in assessing household food security, and explaining how they can reinforce the standard food security assessment methodology, in order to enrich the...

Manuel d'évaluation de la sécurité alimentaire en situation d'urgence (EFSA) - deuxième édition, 2009

Ce Manuel doit servir à évaluer les besoins des populations résidentes et déplacées victimes d’une situation d’urgence ou d’une crise prolongée, à la suite d’une catastrophe...

Comprehensive Food Security & Vulnerability Analysis (CFSVA) Guidelines - First Edition, 2009

The Comprehensive Food Security & Vulnerability Analysis (CFSVA) is a unique tool designed to understand and describe the profiles of food-insecure and vulnerable households, identify the root...

Manual para la evaluación de la seguridad alimentaria en emergencias (ESAE) - segunda edicion, 2009

Este manual està concebido para el uso en situaciones de emergencia o crisis prolongadas causadas ya sea por desastres naturales repentinos, sequía, enfermedades, crisis económica o conflictos y...

Emergency Food Security Assessment Handbook (EFSA) - Second Edition, 2009

This Handbook is intended for use when an Emergency Food Security Assessment (EFSA) is conducted in emergency situations or protracted crises, whether due to sudden natural disasters, disease,...

FAO/WFP Joint Guidelines for Crop and Food Security Assessment Missions (CFSAMs), 2009

Guidelines on joint FAO/WFP missions conducted at the request of governments to validate the crop and food security situation estimates, while crops are still in the fields. The missions analyse the...

Food Security Assessment Accuracy Checklist

Checklist to estimate the estimate the level of accuracy of a food security assessment.

Technical Guidance Sheet - Urban Food Security & Nutrition

Guidance for addressing substantive and methodological issues associated with conducting food and nutrition security assessments in urban areas.

National Response Capacity Matrix: for Analysing National Capacity to Respond to Food Security Crises

This matrix is intended to be used in conjunction with the guidance offered in Technical Guidance Sheet (TGS) no.13 - "Short Guide to Applying the National Response Capacity Matrix". A...