Policy / Publications

Key Publications


2017 - The impacts of climate change on food security and livelihoods in Karamoja

Karamoja’s population is highly dependent on subsistence agriculture, which is sensitive to climate conditions, making agriculture one of the most vulnerable sectors to the impacts of climate change. The...

2017 - C-ADAPT - The 72-HR Emergency Assessment Approach

One of the biggest problems faced by WFP after a disaster is lack of information on its impacts: how many people need assistance, and where. Recognizing the need to re-align the emergency assessment timeline to...

2017 - The CLEAR Approach

The Consolidated Livelihood Exercise for Analyzing Resilience (CLEAR) is an analytical approach developed by WFP to better understand how food security is affected by climate risks. Such risks can...

External Quality Assessment of the Internal Audit function at the World Food Programme

The activities of the Office of the Inspector General conform to the International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing of the Institute of Internal Auditors and the Uniform Principles and...

Cash and Vouchers Manual - Second edition

Over the past five years, WFP’s use of cash and vouchers has grown rapidly, across crises, geographical areas, affected populations and economies. Furthermore, with the reaffirmation of WFP’s corporate...

2016 - Food Assistance for Assets (FFA) for Zero Hunger and Resilient Livelihoods Manual

The manual provides strategic and technical information to guide WFP staff and its partners in planning, designing, implementing, monitoring, evaluating, and reporting on their FFA programmes, and provides technical...

2014 - Three-pronged approach (3PA)

WFP enhances engagement with partners and promotes better programming through the Three-Pronged Approach (3PA), an innovative programming approach that aims to strengthen the design, planning and implementation of...

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 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...