Policy / Publications

Key Publications


2015 - Connecting Smallholder Farmers to Markets

WFP works with smallholders by purchasing food from them to develop markets, boost local economies, and spur agricultural improvements, using learnings from its P4P pilot programme.

2015 - Aviation Operational Snapshot Jan- June 2015

Between January and June 2015, UNHAS operated flights in 17 countries, serving more than 300 scheduled destinations.

2015 - WFP Gender Policy 2015-2020

A world with zero hunger can only be achieved when every woman, man, girl and boy has equal opportunities, equal access to resources and equal voice in the decisions that shape their households, communities and...

2015 - Achieving Zero Hunger: The critical role of investments in social protection and agriculture

Eradicating world hunger sustainably by 2030 will require an estimated additional $267 billion/year on average for investments in rural and urban areas and in social protection.

2015 - Ebola Response: from crisis to recovery

The outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa has become one of the largest global public health crises in recent history.  WFP has worked on the frontline since the beginning of the outbreak. 

2015 - The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2015

Produced by FAO, IFAD and WFP, the State of Food Insecurity in the World 2015 shows estimates of undernourishment and progress towards the Millennium Development Goal and World Food Summit hunger targets. 

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...

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.

2013 - WFP's use of multilateral funding

For WFP, multilateral contributions are the most flexible type of support because WFP determines their use (instead of donors directing it) and reporting is reduced. 

2014 - WFP and Finland: Partners Against Hunger

In times of multiple humanitarian crises, WFP is more dependent on partners such as Finland to respond quickly and effectively to the needs of millions of people.