Nisar Majid

Nisar Majid is a specialist on food security and livelihoods analysis. He worked for the Food Security Assessment Unit in Somalia and has participated in evaluations for several international aid organisations and NGOs, as an independent consultant and with the Overseas Development Institute. He is author of The Changing Face of Food Security in Somalia (2003) and The Livelihoods Gap: Responding to the economic dynamics of vulnerability in Somalia (2002).

Remittances and Vulnerability in Somalia

The importance of remittances to the household economy across Somalia is well-recognized. What is less well understood is the...MORE >

Another Humanitarian Crisis in Somalia?

In July 2014, humanitarian agencies and the government of Somalia warned of a new severe drought in Somalia, only three years after more...MORE >