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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 - mVAM Bulletin #6: IDPs continue using more coping strategies, January 2016

Internally displaced households continue to employ more frequent and severe negative coping strategies than non-displaced households –a disturbing trend observed since August 2015....

Food Insecurity and Undernutrition in the Urban Slums of Bangladesh

Over the past few decades, the urban population in Bangladesh has grown rapidly. With the survey on Food Insecurity and Undernutrition in the Urban Slums of Bangladesh, WFP sought to update the...

Indonesia - Food Security Monitoring, 2015-2016

The Indonesia Food Security Monitoring Bulletin is a joint product of WFP Indonesia, Government of Indonesia’s Food Security Agency and National Institute of Aeronautics and Space, and FAO...

Increasing The Transfer Value – How Did It Go? (Nov-Dec 2015)

In November 2015, WFP more than doubled the Bamba Chakula transfer value for families in Kakuma, from 13.5 million Kenyan Shillings to 31.5 million. The increase in cash transfers has allowed WFP to...

WFP Mauritania Situation Report #34, January 2016

Highlights On 16 December, WFP in collaboration with UNHCR held a consultation meeting to present the strategy of intervention for the assistance to Malian refugees in Mberra camp. In December...

WFP Mali Regional Crisis Situation Report #10, 20 January 2016

Highlights   WFP has been assisting Malian refugees fleeing the conflict in northern Mali since early 2012 in Burkina Faso, Mauritania and Niger through a regional emergency operation....

Nutrition Causal Analysis Study – Executive Summary

Acute malnutrition in south and central Somalia remain high, with GAM rates above the 15% emergency threshold, despite significant humanitarian interventions. The Nutrition Causal Analysis (NCA)...

Kenya: Development Portfolio - July/August

In this update: WFP, in collaboration with the County Government of Kilifi and other partners, has started a nutrition sensitive cash for assets project in Kilifi County. The project aims to...

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 ...