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Georgia - Emergency Food Security Assessment: Caucasus Conflict Follow-Up, March 2010

In August 2008 a short but intense conflict erupted between Russia and Georgia over the region of South Ossetia. This caused some 138 thousand Georgians to flee their homes in the war affected zone...

China - A Report on the Status of Food Security, 2009

Since the 1996 World Food Summit, China has made remarkable progress in increasing agricultural production, incomes and the nutritional status of its population. In the face of tight supply in the...

Rwanda - Emergency Food Security Assessment, April 2006

Two years of severe drought in Rwanda have affected three consecutive harvests. In response to reports of a deteriorating situation, an Emergency Food Security Assessment (EFSA) was undertaken in...

DR Congo - Food Security Monitoring System - Community and Household Surveillance, 2009

The Food Security Bulletin is published routinely by WFP or with WFP's participation. It contains a summary of information on food security trends. Information is synthesise and analysed from primary...

Indonesia - Nutrition Security and Food Security in Seven Districts in NTT Province: Status, Causes and Recommendations for Response, February 2010

This study is the product of a collaborative effort which stretches back to March 2008. In that month, three UN Agencies: FAO, UNICEF and WFP joined forces with the Food Security Agency of the...

Democratic Republic of Congo - Katanga: Systeme de suivi de la securite alimentaire (FSMS) & de surveillance des menages et des communautes, 2010

FSMS CHS systems have been established in Katanga to monitor high risk such as food insecure districts identified by CFSVA 2007 food security situation and to assess the impact of WFP food security...

Liberia - Household Food Security and Nutrition Surveillance, 2010

The main focus of the Household Food Security and Nutrition Surveillance System is to track a few selected food security and nutrition indicators among selected communities over time which could in...

Swaziland - VAC Monitoring System Quarterly Bulletin, 2010

The Swazi VAC monitoring system and quarterly bulletin measures food security and nutrition. The VAC presented its 2010 Work plan to the SADC VAC Annual Organisational Meeting (AOM) held in...

Nepal - Crop and Food Security Update: Summer Crop 2009/2010, February 2010

The crop and food security update is prepared using a range of information and data from different sources. It combines the national crop situation analysis method of MOAC with food security...