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Kenya - Food Security and Outcome Monitoring, 2014

WFP’s household food security and outcome monitoring looks at food security indicators among beneficiaries and non-beneficiaries across the livelihood zones.

Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone - Special mVAM Regional Bulletin #2: In spite of seasonal declines, negative coping remains high in areas exposed to EVD, December 2014

Households are continuing to rely on high levels of negative coping mechanisms in Kailahun, Sierra Leone, and in Lofa County, Liberia – areas that were food-secure before the crisis. Ebola-...

Liberia - Special mVAM Bulletin #4: Tracking food security during the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak in Liberia, November 2014

In Lofa County, many households are continuing to resort to coping strategies in spite of the recent harvest. Local rice prices have dropped in all regions of Liberia, making rice more accessible to...

Sierra Leone - Special mVAM Bulletin #5: Tracking food security during the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak in Sierra Leone, November 2014

Despite the harvest, rCSI levels remained largely unchanged in Sierra Leone between October and November, although levels fell slightly in Eastern Province. Coping seems to be less severe in...

West Africa and the Sahel - Food Security and Humanitarian Implications, 2014

Every month, WFP and FAO issue an information note on food security trends and humanitarian implications in West Africa. The bulletin offers analysis of food availability international and regional...

Nepal - Food Security Bulletins, 2014

The Food Security Bulletin is published on a quarterly basis by WFP. It contains an up-to-date account of the food security sitution in Nepal. Household food security is assessed based on a large...

Guinea - Special mVAM Bulletin #6: Despite the harvest, food insecurity persists in Forest Guinea, November 2014

Households in the Forest Guinea and in Conakry are resorting more frequently to negative coping strategies. The coping strategy index remains high in Nzerekore and Conakry, the areas most affected...

Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone - Special mVAM Regional Bulletin #1: Food Insecurity Remains High in spite of the Harvest, November 2014

Despite the start of the main harvest, little-to-no effect on indicators in high EVD-affected zones of all countries has been observed, including Forest Guinea (Guinea), Lofa County (Liberia) and...

West Africa - mVAM: Mapping Household Coping in Ebola-Affected Countries, November 2014

Since September 2014, WFP has been collecting basic food security data remotely through mobile phones in Ebola-affected countries in West Africa. Each month, mVAM (mobile Vulnerability Analysis and...

Liberia - Special mVAM Bulletin #3: Households in the central zone are using severe coping strategies, November 2014

As of October 2014, all areas of Liberia are affected by food insecurity. Households in a central zone that includes the counties of Nimba, Bong and Margibi are using severe coping strategies most...