Publications
Market Analysis, Monitoring, Food Security Analysis
24 October 2014

This bulletin provides information on price changes for the most commonly consumed staples and their potential impacts on the cost of the basic food basket.

Market Analysis, Food Security Analysis
31 August 2012

Atypical drought conditions in the US causes wheat, maize and soya prices to soar (figure 1). According to data record-ed by the World Bank in July 2012, wheat increased by 50%, maize by 45% and soya by 30% since mid-June 2012. By contrast, rice prices remained stable until July 2012. Compared to the 5-year average, maize, soya and wheat increased by 59%, 44% and 31%, respectively, and rice increased only by 8%. A new bullish phase in inter-national markets could impact regional markets and the food access of West African households already affected by the current nutrition and food crisis.

Emergency Assessments, Market Analysis, Food Security Analysis
31 July 2012

Cette mission a pour objectif général d'évaluer les effets de la crise alimentaire au Sahel sur les conditions de vie des ménages et sur le fonctionnement des marchés des localités du Nord Bénin et du Nord Togo.

  • Les objectifs spécifiques sont:
  • L’évaluation de la sécurité alimentaire et des moyens d’existence des ménages ;
  • L’évaluation du fonctionnement des marchés dans les localités ciblées ;
  • L’identification des ménages les plus à risque (ou les poches de vulnérabilité) vers lesquels une assistance alimentaire pourrait être dirigée ;
  • La proposition d’actions appropriées pour améliorer la sécurité alimentaire des ménages dans les milieux évalués au regard du diagnostic qui en sera établi.
Market Analysis, Monitoring, Food Security Analysis
31 December 2011

Benin is a coastal west african country with stong trading links with neighboring Niger and Nigeria. ONASA, the national food security agency, publishes monthly bulletins on market trends, which monitor staple food prices and key economic indicators. In 2010, Benin became an important procurement base for WFP.  

Market Analysis, Food Security Analysis
21 April 2011

The countries covered by the study include Benin, Ghana, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria and Senegal. Fieldwork took place from May to December 2010.The study is based on analysis of secondary data from national market information systems. Meetings took place with producers, consumers, traders, and technical staff. Debriefing meetings took place with key stakeholders in the different countries.

Market Analysis, Food Security Analysis
31 March 2011

L’objectif de la mission est d’évaluer la situation en cours sur les marchés du Bénin, du Niger, du Nigeria et du Tchad ainsi que les perspectives de leurs évolutions avant et pendant la période de soudure 2011.

Market Analysis, Monitoring, Food Security Analysis
31 December 2010

Benin is a coastal west african country with stong trading links with neighboring Niger and Nigeria. ONASA, the national food security agency, publishes monthly bulletins on market trends, which monitor staple food prices and key economic indicators. In 2010, Benin became an important procurement base for WFP.  

Market Analysis, Monitoring, Food Security Analysis
25 November 2008

The purpose of this bulletin is to provide information on trends of food commodities prices in the main local markets in Benin from October 2007 to October 2008 compared to the international market of Durban (South Africa).

Market Analysis, Monitoring, Food Security Analysis
31 October 2008

This bulletin provides members of the regional-level Food Security and Nutrition and decision-makers in West Africa with an overview of the food security situation, including the impliaction of international and sub-regional market trends. On West African ma

Market Analysis, Food Security Analysis
9 October 2008

This assessment provides information on price changes for the most commonly consumed staples and their potential
impacts on the cost of the basic food basket.