Palestinian Food Security Sector 2015 Brief, 4th Quarter

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SEFSec survey

PCBS and the FSS jointly released the SEFSec 2014 Summary Report on the 8th of December, at the PCBS offices in Ramallah. The president and staff of PCBS, line ministries, UN agencies, NGOs and donors representatives attended the event. This presentation come after a very long and challenging process that included the revision of the analysis methodology, which is now based on three pillars: poverty, food consumption and resilience.

"It’s an important national survey [the SEFSec], that is of high frequency, which is also being utilized by PCBS as a complementary approach to provide statistical data during the periods between the rounds of the Palestinian expenditure and consumption survey (PECS) which is a large-scale survey and one of high cost” said Ola Awad, President of PCBS, in her opening speech.