Monitoring local food security and coping strategies: lessons from information collection and analysis in Mopti, Mali.

Save the Children Fund (UK) established a local food security monitoring project in the Mopti region of Mali, which was operational between 1987 and 1993. This article describes some of the lessons learnt from this experience of monitoring food security and coping strategies. It illustrates how coping strategies can be an important element in tracking… CONTINUE READING