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Somalia

Conducive Conditions: Livelihood Interventions in Southern Somalia

Working Paper 193 Abigail Montani Nisar Majid Contents Biographical Notes Acronyms Vernacular terms Summary 1. Introduction 1.1 Introduction to the context 1.2 Introduction to ICRC 1.3 Introduction to Save the Children 2. Case Study: Save the Children-UK in Belet Weyn, Somalia 2.1 Evolving programming directions 2.2 Programming in Belet…

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Assessment
Source:
ODI
Posted:
31 Dec 2002

Malawi

Malawi - An atlas of social statistics

PREFACE The National Statistical Office of the government of Malawi was established to collect, compile, analyze, publish, and disseminate statistical information on a wide range of topics.The mission of the National Statistical Office is to provide and promote accurate, appropriate, high-quality,…

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Assessment
Source:
IFPRI
Posted:
31 Dec 2002

Ethiopia

Special report: FAO/WFP crop and food supply assessment mission to Ethiopia

Contents Mission Highlights OVERVIEW 2. SOCIO-ECONOMIC CONTEXT 3. FOOD PRODUCTION IN 2002 4. PRODUCTION SITUATION BY REGION 5. FOOD SUPPLY SITUATION Mission Highlights - Late, poorly distributed and early cessation of seasonal rains resulted in a decline of grain production…

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Assessment
Source:
FAO
Posted:
30 Dec 2002

Sudan

Special report: FAO/WFP crop and food supply assessment mission to Sudan

Mission Highlights Cereal production in 2002 is forecast at 3.8 million tonnes, about 30 percent and 15 percent down on last year and the average for the preceding five years respectively. Late and poor distribution of rainfall coupled with reduced cultivated…

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Assessment
Source:
FAO
Posted:
24 Dec 2002

Zambia

FEWS Zambia Food Security Emergency

Zambia's food crisis will continue beyond March The Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) issues periodic emergencies when population groups are now, or will soon become, extremely food insecure, unable to meet their consumption needs. These…

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Assessment
Source:
USAID
Posted:
23 Dec 2002

Malawi + 5 more

FEWS Southern Africa Food Security Update 20 Dec 2002

SADC Food Security Network Ministerial Brief ...helping decision-makers maintain food security... Growing concern over food security prospects POOR RAINFALL PERFOMANCE LIKELY TO AFFECT 2002/03 CROP PRODUCTION The 2002/03 southern Africa rainfall season typically starts in October, with early September rains…

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Assessment
Source:
USAID
Posted:
20 Dec 2002

Angola + 23 more

Food Supply Situation and Crop Prospects in Sub-Saharan Africa No. 3

PR 02/129 Rome, 17 December 2002 - Some 40 million people in sub-Saharan Africa are threatened by severe food shortages and a major humanitarian crisis is deepening in southern Africa, the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said today. This bleak…

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Assessment
Source:
FAO
Posted:
17 Dec 2002
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Zimbabwe

FEWS Zimbabwe Monthly Food Security Update 16 Dec 2002

Summary The October-December part of the 2002-03 rainy season has been below normal for most of the country. The total area under cultivation for food crops is less than 50 percent of the 1990s average and that of…

Format:
Assessment
Source:
USAID
Posted:
16 Dec 2002

United Republic of Tanzania

FEWS Tanzania Food Security Report 16 Dec 2002

Summary The November food security situation was satisfactory, and, in most markets, wholesale nominal maize prices were below the five-year average, except in those in the southern highlands (Iringa, Mbeya and Sumbawanga). The November maize prices were…

Format:
Assessment
Source:
USAID
Posted:
16 Dec 2002

Somalia

Monthly Nutrition Update for Somalia Dec 2002

OVERVIEW A number of areas in Somaliland have been identified as being of particular concern and a nutrition and food security assessment of Awdal Region is currently underway. The report from this assessment will be available in…

Format:
Assessment
Source:
FSAU
Posted:
13 Dec 2002