Policy / Publications

Key Publications


2017 - Emergency Preparedness Infographic

This infographic sets out how WFP prepares for an emergency operation. In 2015, WFP provided emergency assistance to 50 million people in 59 countries.

2017 - Cash-based transfers for delivering food assistance

WFP is innovating with the use of cash transfers to deliver assistance faster to the people who need it the most. Where possible, people receive cash via mobile money or e-cards to purchase the food they want. This...

2016 - WFP contributes to the work to end violence against women

Alongside sister organizations in the United Nations family, WFP makes every effort to reduce gender-based violence as it carries out its mandate to assist the most vulnerable. 

WFP and Climate Change Fact Sheets

With climate change increasing the frequency and intensity of disasters, it is becoming more urgent to support people’s ability to adapt and build their resilience to risks. One of the ways WFP does this is...

WFP and Climate Change Infographic

Among the most significant impacts of climate change is the potential increase of food insecurity and malnutrition. But, how exactly? This infographic shows how more frequent and intense droughts and floods...

2016 - WFP Aviation at a Glance

2016 WFP Aviation At Glance. UNHAS and other activities

2016 - Two Minutes to Learn about School Meals

School meals are a sound investment in the next generation, which is why WFP provided snacks or meals to over 17 million children in 62 countries last year.

2017 - Bangladesh Food Security Surveillance Assessments

WFP's Quarterly Food Security Surveillance Assessments analyse the food security and nutrition status of two official refugee camps Kutupalong, Nayapara and Kutupalong Makeshift in Cox's Bazar. They aim...

2017 - Virtual Farmers’ Market: A digital solution connecting farmers to markets

The Virtual Farmers Market is an app-based market place where farmers and buyers can meet, negotiate deals and make transactions. This 2-pager provides an overview of the project and the piloting of ‘Maano...

Myanmar Operational Report - Release 3/2017

In this release:-

Successful continuation of e-wallet pilot project

External evaluation of WFP's programmes in Myanmar published

Study to Brazil on school feeding programmes

Study trip...