Policy / Publications

Key Publications


2017 - Gender Infographic

A Gender-themed Infographic related to WFP direct beneficiaries in 2016 confirms the value of the gender-transformative approach adopted to achieve a world with Zero Hunger.

2017 - Working for Zero Hunger

The World Food Programme saves lives in emergencies and empowers people to create a more secure, nourishing future. Amid funding challenges, we work hard, with governments and multiple partners, to...

2017 - Lao PDR - Country Strategic Plan (CSP)

WFP Lao PDR has launched its Country Strategic Plan (CSP) 2017-2021, which is designed to help the Government of Lao PDR achieve the Sustainable Development Goal targets, as well as Middle Income Country status...

2017 - WFP and the Retail Sector

How does WFP increase the purchasing power for customers of WFP-contracted shops through cash-based assistance? Learn about the benefits that WFP and local retailers provide for the people we serve.

2017 - Supply Chain

WFP's supply chain manages the entire process of end-to-end planning, procuring and delivering food assistance. Check out this factsheet to see the latest facts and figures of WFP’s supply chain...

2017 - Protection & Accountability to Affected Populations - WFP Myanmar

Myanmar is undergoing a significant political and socio-economic transformation.  While expectations for growth and development are high, the new Government is challenged with consolidating democracy and...

2017 - The cost of the double burden of malnutrition - social and economic impact

WFP’s report reveals that the combined impact of undernutrition and overweight/obesity, also known as the “double burden of malnutrition,” has contributed to the loss of billions of dollars to Latin...

2017 - WFP Executive Director - Biography

In a public service and business career that spans more than four decades, David Beasley has worked across political, religious and ethnic lines to champion economic development, humanitarian assistance, education...

2016 - Food Assistance for Assets

Food Assistance for Assets (FFA) is one of WFP’s flagship initiatives aimed at addressing the most food-insecure people’s immediate food needs with cash, vouchers or food transfers and improving their...

2017 - At the root of exodus: Food security, conflict and international migration

WFP undertook this study to determine the role that food security and other factors play in compelling cross-border migration. Drawn from quantitative and qualitative research, the study gives voice to people who...