The food security and financial crises stressed the need to have a policy monitoring system in place to produce information on the implications of the shocks for a diversity of stakeholders and on measures taken by governments to react to [...]
Monotonous diets based mainly on energy dense, but micronutrient poor starchy staples are common in food insecure areas and contribute to the burden of malnutrition, particularly inadequate micronutrient intake. Food-based strategies have been recommended as the first priority to meet [...]
The way a household copes with and withstands economic shocks depends on the options available, in terms of capabilities, assets (including both material and social resources) and activities. A livelihood strategy is the way those options are arranged and selected. [...]
This report presents a trend analysis of food security indicators derived from the food consumption data collected in the 2000/1 and 2007 Household Budget Survey (HBS). The assessment of food insecurity at national and sub national levels can be used [...]
2010 Socio-Economic and Food Security Survey - West Bank and Gaza Strip, occupied Palestinian territory
The Socio-Economic and Food Security (SEFSec) survey is part of a broader monitoring system in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) to be institutionalized within the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS).
The purpose of the SEFSec is to gauge changes in [...]