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Sri Lanka - Rapid Drought Impact Assessment: Food Security and Livelihoods Affected by Erratic Weather, April 2014

The Maha 2014 drought seriously damaged agricultural production and is threatening to significantly limit the upcoming yala harvest. Three consecutive years of natural disasters has undermined...

Myanmar - Food Security Update, 2014

Monthly food security updates outline the key events occurring throughout Myanmar that are currently impacting the food security situation. By focusing on these events, it is possible to highlight...

Jordan - Economic Impact Study: Direct and Indirect Impact of the WFP Food Voucher Programme, April 2014

The response to the Syrian crisis in Jordan is becoming increasingly more sophisticated with the implementation at scale of WFP’s food voucher programme. This study offers insights into the...

Rakhine Operational Brief

Rakhine Operational Brief

The Assessor - Food Security Analysis Newsletter

The Food security analysis service’s (VAM) newsletter with latest on: assessments and surveys , market and food security monitoring, special projects and initiatives, food security...

Food Procurement Annual Report 2013

In 2013, WFP procured more than 1.4 million metric tons (mt) of cereals, similar to 2012 volumes. WFP food purchases are based on operational requirements and the needs and tastes of beneficiaries.

Technical Guidance Note - Calculation and Use of the Alert for Price Spikes (ALPS) Indicator, April 2014

The Alert for Price Spikes (ALPS) detects abnormally high levels of local food prices for selected staple commodities and indicates the number of markets experiencing high food prices in a country....

Central African Republic - FAO/WFP Markets and Food Security Assessment Mission, April 2014

Central African Republic (CAR) is experiencing an unprecedented crisis in terms of both magnitude and intensity following the destabilization of the former regime in December 2012 and subsequent...

Ethiopia - Comprehensive Food Security and Vulnerability Analysis, 2014

This CFSVA makes use of the nationwide, multi-topic Welfare Monitoring Survey (WMS) and Household Consumption and Expenditure Survey (HCE) with the aim of providing a rigorous analysis of the levels...

Tchad - Etude des marchés des céréales en relation avec la sécurité alimentaire, les programmes de transferts monétaires et les achats locaux, Mars 2014

L’étude des marchés liée avec les la sécurité alimentaire, les achats locaux et les programmes de transfert monétaire/coupons a pour objectif de permettre au PAM-Tchad d’affiner sa...