There are other well-established food insecurity indicators for early warning developed by other institutes. They can contribute to a comprehensive understanding of the food security situation in a region. Each of these indicators comes with its own strengths and weaknesses.
Provides assessments of food price volatility and media reports. Some of these indicators are also incorporated in this website.
Issues reports on the food security situation and watches price movements.
Provides food security reports, watches price movements, and does regular surveys with affected people.
Provides food security reports, watches price movements.
Standardized tools to establish a common classification of degree of food insecurity.
Watches prices, identifies food insecurity hotspots, monitors food riots and policies.
This is not an early warning website for food security but rather an inter-agency platform to improve data and transparency on agricultural markets and coordinate policy responses. Yet, it provides important and up-to-date information about the supply and demand situation.