Farmgain’s Dr John Jagwe developed a protocol for monitoring prices and trade volumes at cross-border markets and this methodology has been disseminated to 26 cross-border monitors in 5 countries in the Horn of Africa. The protocol is entitled “Regional Inter-Agency Market Monitoring Analysis Tool in the Horn of Africa”. This protocol has been adopted by the Food Security& Nutrition Working Group (FSNWG) which comprises of FAO, WFP, FEWSNET[1] and EAGC[2].( http://www.disasterriskreduction.net/east-central-africa/mas/xbt)

[1] Famine Early Warning System

[2] Eastern Africa Grain Council