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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Promoting innovation to achieve national ownership. This paper updates WFP’s 2009 school feeding policy four years after its approval.
Food Assistance for Assets (FFA) is one of the WFP's flagship programmes aimed at addressing most food-insecure people's immediate food needs with cash, voucher or food transfers and improving their long-term...
A condensed reference guide which aims at strengthening efforts to treat moderate acute malnutrition, and to prevent chronic and acute malnutrition, with a focus on the first 1000 days.
The first State of School Feeding Worldwide report, produced by WFP provides a global picture of developments in school feeding, with maps, analysis, and research.
In 2011 and 2012, the EU (Member States and the European Commission) supported WFP operations in more than 30 countries with over €2 billion.