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Transforming Logistics - Progress Made in 2013

In 2013, WFP Logistics responded to an unprecedented number of simultaneous emergencies. At the same time, we’ve focused on our transformative efforts - helping WFP to deliver more efficiently...

West and Central Africa - Markets Update: Special Issue on the Ebola Outbreak, August 2014

Key statements as of 26 August 2014: Guinea: Border closure measures (Senegal/Guinea) seem to significantly increase food prices in the Labe market. The full extent of Ebola on food prices remains...

Armenia DEV 200128 Development of Sustainable School Feeding: A mid-term Operation Evaluation. Terms of Reference.

The terms of reference of the Operation Evaluation of the Armenia DEV 200128 Development of Sustainable School Feeding aim to inform stakeholders about the evaluation, clarify expectations and...

Sri Lanka - Minimum Cost of Diet: Maha Planting Season (October 2013 - January 2014), August 2014

The Cost of Diet (COD) is a method to model the cost of a theoretical, simulated diet (food basket) which satisfies all nutritional requirements1 of a household of specific composition of interest (e...

Sri Lanka - Food Security and Nutrition among the Tuberculosis Infected Patients, August 2014

The Objectives of this study are as follows: To study about the current status of Tuberculosis (TB) in Sri Lanka and the major threats and challenges to household food security due to TB: There is a...

Two minutes to learn about: School Meals

In 2013, WFP provided school meals to 19.8 million children in 63 countries. School meals encourage poor households to send children to school and keep them there.

Liberia - Market Price Monitor, 2014

The Liberia Market Information System (LMIS) is a component of the Liberia Food Security Monitoring System (FSNMS). Its purpose is to monitor and analyze commodity prices in order to inform...

Pakistan - Bannu: Rapid Market Appraisal, July 2014

The study is based on a field survey of the markets in each of the union councils in Bannu and conducted by surveyors, mobilized by WFP’s cooperating partners in the area. In each market, five...

Nepal - UNHCR/WFP Joint Assessment Mission: Assistance to the Refugees from Bhutan, July 2014

The JAM was conducted from June 25 to June 27 2014. It has used the same methodology as the 2012 JAM and consisted in primary data collection and secondary data review. UNHCR and WFP prepared a...

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...