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Price monitoring and analysis country brief - Liberia







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    Price monitoring and analysis country brief - Sri Lanka 2011
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    Favourable forecast of Yala season paddy crop has led to declined rice prices. Overall food security situation has improved particularly thanks to the agricultural recovery. Agencies describe the situation of hunger as serious with moderately high prevalence of undernourishment. Since the war ended IDPs have returned to their place of origin in the north; repatriation process has been nearly completed and most refugees' camps have been closed. The government is supporting agriculture throu gh input subsidies and by undertaking trade measures to reduce imports and increase self-sufficiency.
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    Liberia Food Security Country Brief 2011
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    Food prices are showing an increasing trend as food stocks are diminishing and the country is increasingly relying on international market for food imports. Food security is particularly affected by the huge influx of refugees especially in eastern counties where host communities are stretching their food reserves. According to UNHCR, the number of refugees had substancially increased in April to some 150,000, concentrated in Nimba, Grand Gedeh and Maryland counties. The Government has t aken measures to support consumers and is appealing to the international community to assist refugees from Ivory Coast and host families near the border.
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    Price monitoring and analysis country brief - Bolivia 2011
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    Prices of rice, yellow maize and wheat flour have shown a decreasing trend in recent months thanks to the new harvest in March 2011. Food security was expected to improve but agencies report high prevalence of undernourishment and a situation of serious hunger. Localized food insecurity was reported due to extreme weather conditions which have constrained access to food in isolated rural communities. The government has put in place measures to support farmers' access to credit and to impro ve water infrastructure for agriculture. It has also assisted people requiring food assistance in areas hit by the cold waive.

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