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Chapter 14 Drought, food security and famine

Further reading

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R. Bailey, Managing Famine Risk: Linking Early Warning to Early Action (London: Royal Institute of International Affairs, 2013), www.chathamhouse.org.
Concern Worldwide, Confronting Crisis: Transforming Lives through Improved Resilience. Concern Worldwide’s Learning from the Sahel and the Horn of Africa (London: Concern Worldwide, 2013), http://reliefweb.int/sites/reliefweb.int/files/resources/2114_concernresiliencereportv4_2.pdf.
D. DeVoe (ed.), The Road to Resilience: Case Studies on Building Resilience in the Horn of Africa (Nairobi/Baltimore, MD: Catholic Relief Services, 2013), http://www.crsprogramquality.org/publications/2013/9/4/the-road-to-resilience-case-studies-on-building-resilience-i.html.
Disaster Risk Reduction East and Central Africa website: http://www.disasterriskreduction.net/east-central-africa/en.
Emergency Nutrition Network website: http://www.ennonline.net.
P. Gubbels, Escaping the Hunger Cycle: Pathways to Resilience in the Sahel (London: Sahel Working Group, 2011), http://www.groundswellinternational.org/wp-content/uploads/Pathways-to-Resilience-in-the-Sahel.pdf.
S. Hamman, Bridging the Gap: A Guide To Improving Humanitarian Practice To Support Long-term Food Security (Montreal: Humanitarian Coalition, 2013), http://humanitariancoalition.ca/sites/default/files/basic-page/humanitarian_guide_2013.pdf.
P. Harvey et al., Food Aid and Food Assistance in Emergency and Transitional Contexts: A Review of Current Thinking (London: Overseas Development Institute, 2010), http://www.odi.org/sites/odi.org.uk/files/odi-assets/publications-opinion-files/6038.pdf.
K. Hedlund, Slow-onset Disasters: Drought and Food and Livelihood Insecurity. Learning from Previous Relief and Recovery Responses (Geneva and London: ProVention Consortium and ALNAP, undated), www.alnap.org/resource/5243.
M. Ibrahim and N. Ward, Promoting Local Adaptive Capacity: Experiences from Africa and Asia (Milton Keynes: World Vision UK, 2012), http://community.eldis.org/.5af30949/Adaptive%20Capacity_LORES.pdf.
IFRC, World Disasters Report 2009: Focus on Early Warning, Early Action, Chapter 5: Food Insecurity: What Actions Should Follow Early Warning? (Geneva: International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, 2009), http://www.ifrc.org/publications-and-reports/world-disasters-report.
IFRC, World Disasters Report 2011: Focus on Hunger and Malnutrition (Geneva: International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, 2011), http://www.ifrc.org/publications-and-reports/world-disasters-report/wdr2011.
C. Kelly and J. Khinmaung, Prepare To Live: Strengthening the Resilience of Communities to Manage Food Insecurity in the Sahel Region (Teddington: Tearfund, 2007), www.tearfund.org.
Livestock Emergency Guidelines and Standards (LEGS) website: http://www.livestock-emergency.net.
D. Maxwell et al., Emergency Food Security Interventions, Good Practice Review 10 (London: Overseas Development Institute, 2008), http://www.odihpn.org/hpn-resources/good-practice-reviews/emergency-food-security-interventions.
D. Maxwell, J. Coates and B. Vaitla, How Do Different Indicators of Household Food Security Compare? Empirical Evidence from Tigray (Medford, MA: Tufts University, Feinstein International Center, 2013), http://fic.tufts.edu/assets/Different-Indicators-of-HFS.pdf.
Practical Action, Hunger, Food and Agriculture: Responding to the Ongoing Challenges (Rugby: Practical Action, 2011), http://practicalaction.org/food-and-agriculture-policy-narrative.
J. Waite, Food Security and Livelihood Monitoring and Evaluation Guidelines: A Practical Guide for Field Workers, ACF International, 2011, http://www.alnap.org/resource/6201.