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Seasonal Monitor

The WFP Seasonal Monitor examines satellite imagery of rainfall and vegetation in order to assess the development of the growing season and how such conditions might ...

Zimbabwe - Results of Exploratory Food and Nutrition Security Analysis, October 2014

This report provides a summary of recent exploratory analysis of secondary data undertaken by the VAME Unit from March-June 2014 to start a structured process of answering the 5Ws (who, what, when,...

Annual Synthesis of Operations Evaluations (June 2013 - July 2014)

This report synthesizes findings of evaluations conducted between July 2013 and July 2014, covering 12 operations with a combined planned value of USD 3 billion (totaling over USD 1.7 billion funded...

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...

2012 Nutrition Policy: A Policy Evaluation. Terms of Reference

The terms of reference of the Policy Evaluation of the 2012 Nutrition Policy aim to inform stakeholders about the evaluation, clarify expectations and requirements and guide the evaluation team in...

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...

Kenya - UNHCR/WFP Joint Assessment Mission: Dadaab and Kakuma Refugee Camps, October 2014

The 2014 WFP and UNHCR Joint Assessment Mission (JAM) was undertaken in both Dadaab and Kakuma refugee camps in Kenya; 23rd – 27th June 2014 for Dadaab and 30th June – 3rd July 2014 for...

Madagascar - Analyse Globale de la Sécurité Alimentaire et Nutritionnelle, et de la Vulnérabilité (AGSANV), September 2014

Les résultats de cette AGSANV sont basés sur les données de l’Enquête Nationale sur le Suivi des Objectifs du Millénaire (ENSOMD) menée entre décembre 2012 et janvier 2013 par l’Institut...

Food Security Monitoring Systems (FSMS) - Technical Guidance Sheet

The Food Security Monitoring Technical Guidance Sheets (TGS) are part of a wider project to strengthen food security monitoring. The objective is to have light but comprehensive nationally - led...

Sierra Leone - Special mVAM Bulletin #1: Higher Coping in the Ebola-Affected Districts of Kailahun and Kenema, September 2014

People living in the districts of Kailahun and Kenema are using severe food coping strategies more frequently, compared to people in other areas of the country. These are the areas where most EVD...