Policy / Publications

Key Publications


2016 - El Niño and Food Security

El Niño is fuelling a major, global food security crisis affecting some 60 million people. WFP is responding with relief and longer-term resilience building programmes.

2016 - International Women's Day - Planet 50-50 by 2030

As we step it up for gender equality and zero hunger, here are ten facts about women in the world.

2016 - WFP & Norway - Partners against Hunger

At a time of unprecedented humanitarian emergencies, WFP depends more than ever on partners like Norway to help us respond quickly and effectively to the needs of millions of people exposed to conflict and natural...

2016 - Zero Hunger: the Heart of the 2030 Agenda

The mission of the World Food Programme is to end global hunger. WFP provides food assistance in emergencies and works with governments, UN agencies, non-governmental organizations, companies and individuals to...

2015 - Support to Syria

Working within Syria is a dangerous and difficult task, but we at WFP are still managing to reach as many as 4 million Syrians a month.

WFP and Climate Change Fact Sheets

With climate change increasing the frequency and intensity of disasters, it is becoming more urgent to support people’s ability to adapt and build their resilience to risks. One of the ways WFP does this is...

WFP in Africa - Facts and Figures and Partners

WFP assists African governments and communities to implement comprehensive, country-led, programmes to tackle hunger the world’s greatest solvable problem.

WFP Aviation

WFP Aviation supports the humanitarian community’s response to multiple complex emergencies through a combination of airlifts, airfreights and airdrops.

WFP Logistics - Annual Reports

WFP relies on its logistics capacity to reach around 80 million people each year. Experts in supply chain and logistics make sure WFP delivers life-saving food assistance as efficiently as possible. 

WFP Food Procurement - Annual Reports

WFP's procurement offices are responsible for securing the food and goods and services needed to support the agency's global fight against hunger. WFP purchases more than 2 million metric tons of food...