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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...

South Sudan - Market Assessment, February 2015

This paper reports the findings of a countrywide rapid market assessment. Some of the key findings of the study include: Uncertainty and an over-reliance on oil exports have led to a depreciating...

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...

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 ...

WFP/UNHCR Joint Assessment Mission Report 2013

The UNHCR/WFP Joint  Assessment  Mission  (JAM)  visited the five  camps  (Awserd, Boujdour, Dakhla,  El  Aaiun  and  Smara)  where  ...

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...

Kyrgyz Republic - Monthly Price and Food Security Update, 2015

The purpose of this monthly update is to provide near to real time insights into the rapidly changing food security environment, particularly food price and its impact at the household level.

Ukraine - Food Security Assessment, January 2015

The main purpose of the research was to assess the needs of food assistance among the population directly affected by the ongoing conflict. The specific objectives were: 1. Estimate the number of...

Liberia - mVAM Bulletin #12: Households are using fewer negative coping strategies in Monrovia, January 2015

Households in Monrovia used fewer coping strategies in January than in December. However, negative coping levels remained high in Lofa and Bong counties. Poorer households and households headed by...