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18 Dec 2018 description

To track seasonal variations of food security situation over time in refugee settlements, a new innovation that uses mobile technologies to collect household food security information remotely was started in January 2018 as a food security monitoring tool in Uganda.

18 Dec 2018 description

To track seasonal variations of food security situation over time in refugee settlements, a new innovation that uses mobile technologies to collect household food security information remotely was started in January 2018 as a food security monitoring tool in Uganda.

18 Dec 2018 description

To track seasonal variations of food security situation over time in refugee settlements, a new innovation that uses mobile technologies to collect household food security information remotely was started in January 2018 as a food security monitoring tool in Uganda.

18 Dec 2018 description

To track seasonal variations of food security situation over time in refugee settlements, a new innovation that uses mobile technologies to collect household food security information remotely was started in January 2018 as a food security monitoring tool in Uganda.

14 Jan 2018 description

FAITS SAILLANTS

  • La production nationale de riz (paddy) est estimée à un peu plus de 3,1 millions de tonnes en 2017, soit 20 pour cent de moins qu’en 2016 et 19 pour cent de moins que la moyenne des trois précédentes années (2013-2015).

  • Ce recul de la production est principalement dû à un démarrage tardif de la saison des pluies et à une sécheresse sévère qui a tout particulièrement touché les principales régions productrices de riz du nord, du centre et de l’est en milieu de campagne.

22 Dec 2017 description

Mission Highlights

  • A severe drought in mid-2017 gravely affected large agricultural producing areas and pasture rangelands.

  • The 2017 production of wheat, the country's main staple food, is forecast at 231 000 tonnes, almost half of last year’s high level and more than 40 percent lower than the average of the previous five years. The impact on other crops, including potatoes, barley, oats and buckwheat, was also severe.

04 Sep 2017 description

Key points:

Inadequate food consumption is high among displaced households in Sinjar.

In Mosul, food consumption levels are worse in east where the share of households engaging in negative coping strategies is on the rise

In western Mosul, access to food and markets has been slow to recover from a critical low reached in June; residents are relying heavily on food assistance and stocks of food

Situation Update

28 Nov 2016 description

The assessment was conducted in September 2016, involving interviews of 619 households providing representative estimates of key variables/indicators for the Juba urban population.

Following are the key highlights of the report:

15 Aug 2016 description

CONTEXT ANALYSIS

Six years have passed since the beginning of the Jama‘atu Ahlis Sunna Lidda’awati wal-Jihad (JAS), commonly known as Boko Haram, violent armed conflict in North-East Nigeria. The last few months has witnessed the Nigerian security forces recapturing the main towns and many of the villages of 22 of the 27 Borno Local Government Areas (LGAs) and 15 out of the 17 LGAs in Yobe, revealing the humanitarian needs of civilians previously under the control of Boko Haram.

03 Aug 2016 description

A. Sommaire exécutif

Points saillants

L’évaluation menée dans le Logone et Chari a retenu comme principales conclusions les éléments suivants :

• 58% du total de la population du Logone et Chari est affectée par la crise

• L’assistance humanitaire apportée est insuffisante et ne couvre pas toutes les zones affectées

• La santé est citée comme priorité principale dans les 10 arrondissements du département

09 Apr 2016 description
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In response to the devastating earthquakes of 25th April and 12th May 2015, the Government of Nepal, in cooperation with UNICEF, implemented an Emergency Top-up Cash Transfer Programme (ETCTP) for vulnerable groups between June and November 2015. An independent assessment of the programme using mixed methods was conducted between September and November 2015 to examine the outcomes, delivery processes and effectiveness of the ETCTP.

06 Oct 2015 description

In Liberia, one of the Food Security Cluster’s main work priorities is to ‘ensure an effective, accountable and coordinated food security response founded on evidence-based interventions that advocate for and take into consideration the needs of each segment of affected communities by age, gender and diversity’ (FSC Liberia ToR and FSC Transition Planning 1st June 2015). In line with this strategy, HelpAge International has seconded an Inclusion Advisor to assist in identifying gaps in working with vulnerable groups and in developing appropriate strategies to address those gaps. .

30 Oct 2014 description

The Joint Assessment Mission (JAM) was conducted over the period from February until June 2014 with the aim of obtaining a better understanding of the situation, needs, risks, capacities and vulnerabilities of asylum seekers and refugees with regards to their food and nutrition security as well as livelihood opportunities, and providing recommendations for the next 6 to 12 months. This JAM report aims to provide information for programming through the design of a joint -programme cycle for UN agencies and their partners under the coordination of the Government of Zimbabwe.

07 Aug 2014 description

1.0 Executive Summary

This report provides an analysis and evaluation of the current status of the displaced families from North Waziristan Agency (NWA) who are living with the host community in Bannu, done jointly by cluster members and local civilian authorities. Noting how displaced families are in various locations, PDMA indicated the assessment would be undertaken in Bannu initially, where the majority of the displaced families are residing.

31 Jul 2013 description

Executive Summary

Context

The conflict in Kachin State broke out in mid-2011 and has left over 90,000 people displaced across Kachin and northern Shan States, as of August 2013. Most of the internally displaces persons (IDP) are living in camps and others are finding shelter in host communities mainly in urban areas.