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PLA Notes CD-ROM 1988-2001 5 Finding out how people prioritise their food security problems in Chad: the challenge of RRA at national level
Document begins: PLA Notes CD-ROM 19882001 5 Finding out how people prioritise their food security problems in Chad: the challenge of RRA at national level Margaret Buchanan-Smith, Khadidja Abdelkader, M. Saleh Abdelmajid, Amos Allemane, Idriss Banguita, Behom, Soudho Djel, Brahim Idrissa, Ulrich Kleih, Boykas Mbailenang, François Rivière, Alladoum Sainibi, Djeder Tambayo and Bagda Vandou Introduction national level in Darfur, Sudan, based on semi- structured key informant interviews This paper reports on an informal survey in (Buchanan-Smith and Young, 1990). It also drew on a `Rapid Food Security Assessment' Chad, using RRA techniques to try and exercise which had been piloted at the national understand how people perceive and prioritise level in Sudan (Maxwell, 1989) as well as on their food security problems. The survey was part of the FAO assistance for the well developed RRA and PRA techniques development of a National Food Security (McCracken et al, 1988). The survey was carried out between June and September 1991. Programme (NFSP) in Chad.1 In the true nature of the informal survey approach, it was Background: the national food security probably the first time that questions of this programme in Chad kind were posed in a survey with national coverage. Most examples ...