This dataset contains Global Food Prices data from the World Food Programme covering foods such as maize, rice, beans, fish, and sugar for 76 countries and some 1,500 markets. It is updated weekly but contains to a large extent monthly data. The data goes back as far as 1992 for a few countries, although many countries started reporting from 2003 or thereafter.
This dataset contains Lake Chad data for the Map Explorer that is derived from other data.
WARNING: Derived data - go to original sources!
Lake Chad Administrative Boundaries
OCHA ROWCA Online Reporting System
ACLED Conflict Data for Africa Realtime
ACLED Conflict Data for Africa 1997-2017
OCHA Financial Tracking Service
WFP VAM MarketMonitor
Updated September 12, 2018
| Dataset date: Jun 7, 2017
The regional INFORM Sahel model was initiated by Emergency Response and Preparedness Group of regional Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC) and is managed by OCHA. The INFORM model is being used to support the Humanitarian Programme Cycle and coordinated preparedness actions. Partners hope to use the model to improve cooperation between humanitarian and development actors in managing risk and building resilience across the region.
The AFDB Statistical Data Portal has been developed in response to the increasing demand for statistical data and indicators relating to African Countries. The Portal provides multiple customized tools to gather indicators, analyze them, and export them into multiple formats.
With the Data Portal, you can visualize Socio-Economic indicators over a period of time, gain access to presentation-ready graphics and perform comprehensive analysis on a Country and Regional level
Leadership, innovation and targeted investments in a number of social sectors have led to transformative interventions and in many cases revolutionized people’s lives, says an annual report produced jointly by the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), the African Union (AU), the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), called “Assessing Progress in Africa Toward the Millennium Development Goals”.
Updated September 5, 2018
| Dataset date: Jan 1, 1950-Jan 1, 2005
[Source: United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs] The average number of years of life expected by a hypothetical cohort of individuals who would be subject during all their lives to the mortality rates of a given period.
Updated September 5, 2018
| Dataset date: Jan 1, 1950-Jan 1, 2010
[Source: United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs] Total Population - Both Sexes. De facto population in a country, area or region as of 1 July of the year indicated. Figures are presented in thousands.
West and Central Africa Administrative boundaries, administrative level 0 to 2. Notice: The boundaries and names shown and the designations used on these shapefiles do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the United Nations.
West and Central Africa settlements with administrative capitals
Biomass Production (expressed in Kilogrammes of dry matter per Hectare) for Admin 2 Level. Source: 10-day images of Dry Matter Productivity (DMP) from Proba V Satellite. Data processed by Flemish Institute of Technology (VITO) through the Copernicus Global Land Service.