Methodology of the assessment
The Rapid Food Security Assessment in
the periphery of Bishkek, capital city of the Kyrgyz Republic, combined
interviews with 105 households randomly selected in 8 of the most deprived
neighbourhoods of the periphery, 15 Key Informants and 10 Focus Group discussions.
Data were collected on household size, characteristics of the head of household,
housing and access to utilities, main income and food sources, expenditures,
debts and assets, migration, coping strategies and assistance received.
Contrarily to the food security analysis