Home > allpublications >

Publications

  • Food Security Bulletin No. 492017-01-20

    This issue covers the period of mid-July to mid-November 2016, the first trimester of Nepali Fiscal Year 2073/74. This bulletin is based on the outcomes of NeKSAP district food security network (DFSN) meetings held in 74 of 75 districts in November-December 2016 and validated in five regional review meetings in December 2016.

    View Detail   Download

  • Market Watch 842017-01-11

    In October 2016, retail prices of most food commodities monitored in 12 markets across Nepal were relatively stable due to the ongoing summer crop harvest, better road access and improved food supply with the end of the monsoon and start of the winter season.
    Overall inflation rate in October 2016 was 6.7 percent. The food and beverage group was 5.7 percent. Several food sub-groups were relatively higher: sugar and sugar products (17.8 percent), fruits (10.0 percent), vegetables (7.6 percent), and pulses and legumes (6.4 percent).

    View Detail   Download

  • Annual Household Survey 2014/152016-12-01

    AHS is a nationwide household survey, which was started in 2012/13 with the vision of gathering information mainly on household consumption and current labour force annually. The design of the survey questionnaire has followed the concepts and definitions adopted in Nepal Living Standard Survey (NLSS) and Nepal Labour Force Survey (NLFS) especially to capture household consumption aggregates and the current labour force related information respectively.

    View Detail   Download

  • Second Advance Estimate of 2016 Paddy Production in Nepal using CRAFT2016-11-11

    We are pleased to share the report, Second Advance Estimate of 2016 Paddy Production in Nepal using the CCAFS Regional Agricultural Forecasting Toolbox (CRAFT).

    This is the final advance estimate of the season.

    This is a joint product of the Ministry of Agricultural Development (MoAD), World Food Programme (WFP), and the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS). The CCAFS Regional Agriculture Forecasting Toolbox (CRAFT) is being piloted as part of the Nepal Food Security Monitoring System (NeKSAP) and is a new initiative to incorporate crop yield forecasting in Nepal with technical support from CCAFS South Asia.

    This report relies on information provided through different agencies, including the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology (DHM), Nepal Agriculture Research Council (NARC), Department of Agriculture, MoAD, WFP, International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), International Water Management Institute (IWMI), and International Research Institute for Climate and Society at Columbia University. All contributors are gratefully acknowledged for their support.

    View Detail   Download

  • First Advance Estimate of 2016 Paddy Production in Nepal using CRAFT2016-11-02

    We are pleased to share the report, First Advance Estimate of 2016 Paddy Production in Nepal using the CCAFS Regional Agricultural Forecasting Toolbox (CRAFT).

    This is a preliminary estimate and it will be revised with updated data as the season progresses.

    This is a joint product of the Ministry of Agricultural Development (MoAD), World Food Programme (WFP), and the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS). The CCAFS Regional Agriculture Forecasting Toolbox (CRAFT) is being piloted as part of the Nepal Food Security Monitoring System (NeKSAP) and is a new initiative to incorporate crop yield forecasting in Nepal with technical support from CCAFS South Asia.

    This report relies on information provided through different agencies, including the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology (DHM), Nepal Agriculture Research Council (NARC), Department of Agriculture, MoAD, WFP, International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), International Water Management Institute (IWMI), and International Research Institute for Climate and Society at Columbia University. All contributors are gratefully acknowledged for their support

    View Detail   Download

  • Food Security Bulletin No. 482016-10-07

    This issue covers the period of mid-March to mid-July 2016, the third trimester of Nepali Fiscal Year 2072/73. This bulletin is based on the outcomes of NeKSAP district food security network (DFSN) meetings held in 74 of 75 districts in July-August 2016 and validated in five regional review meetings in August 2016. The Nepali version of this publication will be released separately.

    View Detail   Download

  • Market Watch 832016-10-06

    In August 2016, retail prices of most food commodities monitored in 12 markets across Nepal showed an upward trend due to the lean season of most cereal crops and limited access to roads, mainly in the hill and mountain districts.
    Overall inflation rate in August 2016 was 8.6 percent. The food and beverage group was 9.3 percent. Several food sub-groups were higher: sugar and sugar products (19.5 percent), pulses and legumes (18.7 percent), vegetables (17.9 percent) and fruit (12.6 percent).

    View Detail   Download