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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 ...

Iraq - Bulletin #17: Concerns over rising food prices in Fallujah and increasing food insecurity in Ninewa, April 2016

Internally displaced persons (IDPs), returnees and households in conflict-affected areas are the most vulnerable and food insecure. Although many households are using negative coping strategies,...

Yemen - mVAM Monitoring

In July 2015, WFP started remote phone-based data collection and food security monitoring in Yemen through the mVAM (mobile Vulnerability Analysis and Mapping) approach. Survey respondents are...

Yemen - Monthly Market Watch, 2016

Market situation update for April 2016. Key highlights include: In April 2016, further deterioration of availability of basic food commodities were reported from several governorates mainly due to...

Syria - Market Price Watch, 2016

In Aleppo, escalation in fighting greatly affected market functionality and caused a rapid increase in the price of a standard food basket by 14.2 percent compared to last month and 36 percent...

Iraq - mVAM Monitoring

In February 2015, WFP started remote phone-based data collection and food security monitoring in Iraq through the mVAM (mobile Vulnerability Analysis and Mapping) approach. Survey respondents are...

Lake Chad Basin - Desk Review: Socio-economic analysis of the Lake Chad Basin Region, with focus on regional environmental factors, armed conflict, gender and food security issues, April 2016

Over the past half century, Lake Chad has receded drastically due to various environmental pressures, from climate-induced desertification to human-led stream-flow modification. ...

République du Tchad - Evaluation de la sécurité alimentaire et nutritionnelle en Situation d'urgence (EFSA), April 2016

L’insécurité alimentaire s’est aggravée par rapport aux trois dernières années dans les régions de la bande sahélienne La situation nutritionnelle reste préoccupante, particulièrement...

République Démocratique du Congo - Bulletin d'information sur les marchés des produits agricoles, 2016

Avril 2016, points saillants: Les restrictions imposées sur les exportations par la Zambie, les rétentions des stocks par des commerçants, l’enclavement des zones de production, les...

Malawi - Bulletin #4: The harvest brings lower food prices, April 2016

Food prices have fallen by 40 percent countrywide since March, increasing household purchasing power. However, this trend is expected to be short lived due to low crop yields. The low yields mean...