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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...

Yemen - Comprehensive Food Security Survey, November 2014

The results of the 2014 Comprehensive Food Security Survey (CFSS) showed that some 41 percent of the population in Yemen are food-insecure. In other words, 10.6 million people in the country had...

State of Palestine - Secondary Impact of WFP's Voucher Programme, November 2014

This assessment of the secondary economic impact report of the WFP Palestine voucher program confirmed a strong direct and secondary economic impact of the voucher program on beneficiary households,...

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...

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 WFP beneficiaries across the region.  The system has evolved...

Kyrgyz Republic - Monthly Price and Food Security Update, 2014

The purpose of this monthly update is to provide near to real time insights into the rapidly changing food security environment, particularly food price and its impact at the household level.

Uganda - UNHCR/WFP Joint Assessment Mission, October 2014

The Joint Assessment Mission (JAM) was conducted by the Office of the Prime Minister’s Refugees Department (OPM), United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), and World Food Programme...

Rwanda - Market Assessment: Towards a Market-Based Food Assistance to Refugees, October 2014

World Food Programme Rwanda Country Office conducted a market assessment in May/June 2014 to determine the feasibility of market-based food assistance (cash or vouchers) to Congolese refugees living...

Guinea - Special mVAM Bulletin #2: Higher Levels of Food- Related Coping Strategies, October 2014

The Reduced Coping Strategies Index (rCSI) is particularly high in Forest Guinea, the part of the country that has been most affected by the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD). Households are using more...

Djibouti - Analyse Globale de la Vulnérabilité, de la Sécurité Alimentaire et de la Nutrition (AGVSAN), Octobre 2014

Over the last 13 months, the prevalence of food insecurity among rural households in Djibouti has decreased from 67 percent to 46.6 percent, with severe food insecurity decreasing by 6.4 percent and...