Policy / Publications

Publications List

Iran - UNHCR/WFP Joint Assessment Mission, June 2008

This report outlines the findings and recommendations of the Joint Assessment Mission (JAM) commissioned by UNHCR and WFP which aimed to review the assistance to Afghan and Iraqi refugees in Iran.

Nepal - Emergency Update, 2008

These bulletins aim to shed light on the current condition of the flood-affected population and assess the impact of relief efforts on the recovery of people’s livelihoods.

Technical Guidance Sheet - Urban Food Security & Nutrition

Guidance for addressing substantive and methodological issues associated with conducting food and nutrition security assessments in urban areas.

Sudan - Food Security and Nutrition Assessment on the Conflict-Affected Population in Darfur, 2007, June 2008

The Emergency Food Security and Nutrition Assessment was conducted in Khartoum from 27 to 28 June 2007, (39 Government representatives, UN and NGO). After 4 years of conflict, the livelihoods of all...

Uganda - An Assessment of the Likely Impact on Ugandan Households of Rising Global Food Prices: A Secondary Data Analysis, June 2008

WFP, UNICEF, and FAO commissioned the Kampala office of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) to assess the likely impact of rising world food prices on the welfare and food...

Zambia - Multi-Sectoral In-Depth Vulnerability and Needs Assessment, June 2008

The Zambia Vulnerability Assessment Committee (ZVAC) conducted a Rapid Flood Assessment in February 2008 to establish the effects of the floods and /or water logging in various sectors after the...

Somalia - Food Security Analysis Unit: Nutrition Update, June 2008

Report on findings from eleven nutrition assessments in South Central Somalia in May 2008 (Shabelle, Gedo, Bakool, Central and Nugal) conducted by FSAU and partner agencies.

Namibia - An Assessment of the Impact of the Flood and Other Natural Disasters on Food Security of Rural Households in Areas of Northern Namibia, June 2008

A joint GRN/NRCS/UN/WFP (Government of the Republic of Namibia/ Namibia Red Cross Society/ United Nations/ World Food Programme) mission focusing on food security situation of flood-affected rural...

Bangladesh - WFP/UNHCR Joint Assessment Mission, June 2008

Joint Assessment mission (JAM) carried out in Bangladesh from 15 to 24 June 2008. The JAM team observed many improvements in the Nayapara and Kutupalong refugee camps, especially in sectors such as...