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Moderating team ROSA uploaded a new Document 30 January 2013

This policy brief is based on an assessment of early warning systems (EWS) in Sub-saharan Africa, which focused mainly on systems operated by national governments and regional inter-governmental institutions. The major findings are presented in relation to three themes:

Moderating team ROSA uploaded a new Document 29 January 2013

This report synthesizes findings and recommendations of an assessment of early warning systems (EWS) in Sub-saharan Africa, which focused mainly on systems operated by national governments and regional inter-governmental institutions.

Moderating team ROSA uploaded a new Document 28 January 2013

This report looks at how development agencies and governments in Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso understand and tackle vulnerability.

Moderating team ROSA uploaded a new Document 24 January 2013

This article by Carlos Navarro presents the results of a study carried out in 2005-2006 by Save the Children UK and the Emergency Nutrition Network (ENN) which analyses the efficacy and effectiveness of 82 programmes of food supplements, implemented between 2002 and 2005.

Moderating team ROSA uploaded a new Document 24 January 2013

In light of research that has cast doubt on whether nutrition responds at all to income increases amongst poor families, South Africa’s Child Support Grant, an unconditional cash transfer program, may seem surprising.

Moderating team ROSA uploaded a new Document 24 January 2013

This document begins by reviewing the various components of the IPC programme (reference table, mapping …). Then it presents its strengths (one of IPC's advantages is to be a "common currency" for reporting used by all countries and donors).

Moderating team ROSA uploaded a new Document 24 January 2013

This briefing paper is based on eight case studies carried out by local organisations working on adaptation to climate change in different countries.

Moderating team ROSA uploaded a new Document 23 January 2013

Drawing on case studies from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Somalia and Sudan, this paper focuses on policy, programming and institutional issues related to addressing food insecurity in protracted crises and Fragile States, with a focus on areas afflicted by conflicts.

Moderating team ROSA uploaded a new Document 23 January 2013

This report assesses the commitment currently demonstrated by DFID and the EC - two of the largest aid agencies - to reducing chronic malnutrition.

Moderating team ROSA uploaded a new Document 30 January 2013

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) assesses the vulnerability of socioeconomic and natural systems to climate change, and the inter-relationships between vulnerability, adaptation and sustainable development.

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