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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...

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...

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.

The P4P Story - Connecting Farmers to Markets

This publication provides an overview of the achievements made, challenges faced and lessons learned throughout the five year Purchase for Progress (P4P) pilot. It highlights the experience of...

Purchase for Progress (P4P) - Reflections on the pilot

This report presents WFP’s perspective on the five-year pilot, from the unique vantage point of the principal implementing agency. It provides a comprehensive view of key components of the...

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

Maize was the primary crop marketed by farmers in the monitored sample, counting 85Mt and 74% of total supplies. Moreover, it was the main product selected farmers channeled through P4P-supported...

Meta Data for the Food Consumption Score (FCS) Indicator

The “Food consumption score” (FCS) is a score calculated using the frequency of consumption of different food groups consumed by a household during the 7 days before the ...

Food Security Indicators

The content on this page includes technical guidance on food security measures and indicators.  The links below provide greater detail on both WFP’s Food Consumption Score indicator, as...

Niger - Démarrage du projet pilote mVAM dans le camp de réfugiés d'Abala: Numéro 1, Janvier 2015

Selon les résultats de l’enquête de suivi post-distribution (PDM) réalisée par le PAM en juin 2014, près de 82% des ménages installés sur les camps de réfugiés Maliens possèdent au moins un...

Democratic Republic of Congo - mVAM Bulletin 6: Less Severely Food Insecure Households Following the Harvest, January 2015

From November 2014 through January 2015, the percentage of severely food insecure households in Mugunga 3 camp decreased in line with seasonal expectations. Nevertheless, the share of food secure...