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Special Focus - Gaza Strip: Is the closure of the tunnels from Egypt further suffocating the Gaza economy?

Since 2007, the siege of Gaza's territory contributed to the development of a non-sustainable economy, dependant on foreign aid and underground trade. The closure of the tunnels by Egypt in July...

Special Focus - South Sudan: Socio-political tension on top of economic slow-down: A major set-back for recent gains in food security?

South Sudan was affected by poor macro-economic performance even before the breakout of the current crisis, showing declining per capita GDP, shortage of foreign reserves, deflation, and a high...

Malawi - Southern Africa Regional Food Security Updates, 2014

Malawi - Southern Africa Regional Food Security Updates, 2014

Niger - Albichir, Analyse approfondie des marché et de la sécurité alimentaire, 2014

Niger - Albichir, Analyse approfondie des marché et de la sécurité alimentaire, 2014

République du Bénin - Analyse Globale de la Vulnérabilité et de la Sécurité Alimentaire, Janvier 2014

Data were collected for the Benin Comprehensive Food Security and Vulnerability Analysis (CFSVA) in February and March 2013.  The analysis was based on two surveys – a household-level...

Ghana - Market Assessment in Fentantaa, Egyeikrom and Ampain Refugee Camps, January 2014

The Ghana Country Office initiated this market assessment to examine the feasibility of food assistance programming that is based on cash, voucher or in-kind transfers in Ampain, Egyeikrom and...

Myanmar - Food Security Update, 2014

Monthly food security updates outline the key events occurring throughout Myanmar that are currently impacting the food security situation. By focusing on these events, it is possible to highlight...

WFP Food Security for the Ultra Poor (FSUP) Outcome Survey Report, Bangladesh 2012

The WFP Food Security for the Ultra Poor (FSUP) project, funded by the European Union (EU), started in January 2009 with the goal to contribute to eliminating extreme poverty and hunger amongst ultra...

Comprehensive Food Security and Vulnerability Assessment

Guinea’s Country Office recently finalized the “Comprehensive Food Security and Vulnerability Assessment” (CFSVA). It was conducted jointly with the Ministry of Agriculture and is...

Nutrition at the World Food Programme : Preventing Chronic Malnutrition

The Many Faces of Stunting Stunting, caused by chronic malnutrition, is a growth failure in a child over time, resulting in a youngster who is short for his or her age.