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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...

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...

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...

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...

Sudan - Food Security Monitoring, 2014

The Darfur Food Security Monitoring System (FSMS) was established in 2009 to provide regular updates on the food security status of the general population in the region.  The system has evolved...

Bangladesh - Food Security Monitoring System, 2014

This food security monitoring report presents the overall food security situation in Bangladesh; focusing on crop production, food prices trends and household food access. It also analyzes...

Pakistan - Food Security Bulletins, 2014

The Pakistan Food Security Bulletin is produced by the Vulnerability Analysis and Mapping (VAM) Unit of the World Food Programme as a contribution to periodic food security monitoring in the country.

Liberia - Special mVAM Bulletin #9: Negative coping continues in Lofa and West; situation improves in Central Zone, December 2014

Households continue to rely on high levels of negative coping in Lofa, a county that was generally food secure before the Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak. High levels of negative coping and...

Guinea - Special mVAM Bulletin #8: Negative coping levels high in Forest Guinea and Upper Guinea, December 2014

Despite the ongoing harvest, households continue to rely on negative coping mechanisms, especially in Forest Guinea and Upper Guinea. Nonetheless, households in Forest Guinea are employing fewer...

Sierra Leone - Special mVAM Bulletin #7: Negative coping remains high in the north and east, December 2014

Ebola-induced food insecurity remains a concern in northern and eastern areas of Sierra Leone. Households in these areas have been using negative coping strategies more frequently than those in...