Policy / Publications

Key Publications

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. 

2014-2017 - WFP Corporate Partnership Strategy

WFP recognizes that "no single organisation can address today's complex food and nutrition security challenges. Partnership is more important than ever" WFP Strategic Plan , 2014-2017).


2014 - WFP Logistics in 2014

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. 

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. 

2013 - Transforming Logistics - Progress Made in 2013

In 2013, WFP Logistics responded to an unprecedented number of simultaneous emergencies. At the same time, we’ve focused on our transformative efforts. 

2013 in Review - WFP-EU Partnership

The WFP and the European Union (EU) work more closely than ever to achieve the common goal of breaking the cycle of hunger, saving lives and rebuilding livelihoods across the globe.

2013 - WFP Aviation in 2013

A review of activities in 2013 — the WFP-managed United Nations Humanitarian Air Service (UNHAS) – is the first line air transport service provider to the humanitarian community.

2014 - WFP and Canada: A Partnership that Saves Lives

The Government of Canada is one of WFP’s strongest supporters and has consistently been among WFP’s top three donors over the last five years.

2013 - Food Procurement Annual Report

In 2013, WFP procured more than 1.4 million metric tons (mt) of cereals, similar to 2012 volumes. WFP food purchases are based on operational requirements and the needs and tastes of beneficiaries.