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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Guinea - mVAM Bulletin #11: Borders reopened but negative coping levels remained high, January 2015

Negative coping levels remained high in Guinea, especially in Forest Guinea and Middle Guinea. Households headed by women are most vulnerable to food insecurity. In January, local rice prices...

Sierra Leone - mVAM Bulletin #10: Households are using fewer negative coping strategies in Freetown and in Eastern Province, January 2015

Households in Freetown and Eastern Province used fewer coping strategies in January than in December, but negative coping levels remained high in Northern Province. Households headed by women are...

Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone - mVAM Regional Bulletin #3: Households are using fewer negative coping strategies in Freetown and Monrovia, January 2015

Households in Freetown and Monrovia used fewer negative coping strategies in January than in December. The same was true in Eastern Province, Sierra Leone. However, negative coping levels remained...

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...