Topic outline

  • This course was created with Adobe Flash technology. Since this technology is no longer supported by modern internet browsers, the online version was removed. The downloadable version and content of the course (text only) are still available. In order to access them, please read the instructions in the System requirements section below.

    This course provides guidance in designing, writing and increasing the impact of food security reports in different contexts.

      • System Requirements

        The interactive version of the course is available as a downloadable package and only runs on Windows PC’s and doesn't require any additional software. Please read the following instructions.

        The content of the course is also available in text format (pdf).

        • Audience

          The target audience of the e-learning course includes:

          • Mid-level managers, technical staff, field personnel who are involved in the collection, management, analysis, and reporting of food security information.
          • Planners, policy formulators and programme managers who are involved in monitoring progress in poverty reduction, and meeting food security goals and targets.
          • You will learn about

            • Understanding the user’s information needs
            • Purpose for communication
            • Reporting for results
            • Writing effective reports
            • Reporting formats for food security

            • Course structure

              The course consists of 4 lessons, ranging from approximately 35 to 75 minutes duration each:

              • Lesson 1 – Understanding the User's Information Needs
              • Lesson 2 – Reporting for Results
              • Lesson 3 – Writing Effective Reports
              • Lesson 4 – Reporting Formats for Food Security

              • Partners

                European Union (EU)