Policy / Publications

Key Publications


2017 - Hunger Map

From Africa and Asia to Latin America and the Near East, there are 815 million people in the world who do not get enough food to lead a normal, active life. Our downloadable Hunger Map...

2017 - Syria Year in Review

Reaching millions of women, men, boys and girls in Syria every month, this report tells the story of WFP’s work in Syria and the people it touched during 2017.

2018 - World Food Assistance - Preventing Food Crises

This global report focuses on food crises, and asks what causes them to break out, what determines their scale and how they might be prevented.

2018 - Cash Transfers Factsheet

This factsheet explains why WFP transfers cash for humanitarian aid, and how cash transfers have grown in the last decade to represent over 30 percent of the organization’s global assistance.

2017 - WFP-EU Annual Partnership Report

As conflict and climate disasters continue to ravage communities, reaching Zero Hunger becomes more difficult. Rising to these challenges, the European Union and Member States were WFP’s largest donor in 2017...

2017 - Indonesia - An Eating Habit Study

The World Food Programme and the Government of Indonesia are working together to support female adolescents to eat more fruit and vegetables. This study examines the factors that influence what young women are eating...

2017 - Re-thinking Emergency School Feeding : A child-centred approach (FaFo report)

​WFP’s Safety Nets and Social Protection Unit commissioned FaFo, an independent research foundation based in Norway, to review existing evidence and practice of school feeding in emergencies and draw out the...

SAFE - Country Factsheets

Find here country specific factsheets for WFP SAFE (Safe Access to Fuel and Energy) interventions. These factsheets provide an overview of the success of SAFE in countries that rely on an innovative combination...

2017 - R4 Rural Resilience Initiative Annual Report

In 2017, the R4 Rural Resilience Initiative (R4) expanded from four to six countries. Overall, 57, 625 farmers (50 percent women) participated directly in R4 while around 300,000 people benefitted from it in five...

2018 - DRC Factsheets

Updated factsheets providing details on different aspects of WFP's operations in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.