Policy / Publications

Key Publications


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 - WFP - Gender

As these infographics show, WFP pursues a gender-transformative approach. The quest for equality and women’s empowerment is central to our mission: a more nutritious future and Zero Hunger by 2030

2017 - World Food Assistance - Taking Stock and Looking Ahead

This global report provides a comprehensive quantitative and qualitative analysis of trends, challenges and innovative solutions in food assistance at a time of complex emergencies and soaring needs.

2017 - Yemen factsheets

This section contains a layout of information sheets reflecting the critical life-saving interventions implemented by WFP to meet the needs of more than 6.8 million people suffering from severe food insecurity in...

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...

WFP Year in Review 2016

The Year in Review describes WFP’s actions and achievements in serving people’s emergency, recovery and development needs in 2016. It covers WFP’s provision of vital, common platforms and services...

2016 - Comprehensive Food Security Monitoring Exercise (CFSME)

The 2016 WFP/REACH CFSME builds on our experience from 2014 and 2015. Importantly, it provides directly comparable data to the previous years, enabling us to identify trends and better inform our...

2016 - R4 - Rural Resilience Initiative - Quarterly Report Oct-Dec

During this quarter, end of season assessments were carried out in Ethiopia and Senegal. In Malawi, smallholders registered for insurance for the 2016/2017 season, while in Zambia land preparation...

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.