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Key Publications


Fill the Nutrient Gap

WFP's Fill the Nutrient Gap tool analyses the nutrition situation in a country and identifies the barriers faced by the most vulnerable to accessing and consuming healthy and nutritious foods. The...

2017 - Fill the Nutrient Gap - Ghana

Fill the Nutrient Gap is an analysis of the nutrition situation in Ghana. It compares the potential impact of interventions and identifies programme and policy entry points to ensure consumption of an adequately...

2017 - Fill the Nutrient Gap - Madagascar

Fill the Nutrient Gap is an analysis of the nutrition situation in Madagascar. It compares the potential impact of interventions and identifies programme and policy entry points to ensure consumption of an adequately...

2017 - How Climate drives Hunger

This document provides a compendium of the main findings and lessons learnt from food security climate analyses undertaken by WFP and partners under the Climate Adaptation Management and Innovation Initiative (C-...

2017 - Counting the Beans - the true cost of a plate of food around the world

Where in the world is the most expensive plate of food? This publication exposes the relative price of a nutritious meal in countries around the globe when compared to the average daily income.

2017 - Pro-Smallholder Food Assistance: A Strategy for Boosting Smallholder Resilience and Market Access Worldwide

This strategy and background paper provide an integrated view of and rationale for WFP's wide and deep pro-smallholder portfolio.

2017 - WFP Aviation Snapshot (January-June)

Read about how WFP Aviation assisted in responding to some of the most complex humanitarian crises around the world through the United Nations Humanitarian Air Service and other services.

2017 - Rural Resilience Initiative - Quarterly Report (April-June 2017)

The R4 Rural Resilience Initiative (R4) is a strategic partnership between Oxfam America (OA) and the UN World Food Programme (WFP). R4 was initiated in 2011 to respond to the challenges faced by food-insecure...

2017 - The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World (SOFI) Report

This year’s edition of The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World marks the beginning of a regular monitoring of progress towards achieving the food security and nutrition targets set by the 2030...

2017 in Review - WFP-EU Partnership

As conflict and climate disasters continue to ravage communities, reaching Zero Hunger becomes more difficult. Rising to these challenges, the European Union and Member States were WFP’s largest donor in 2017...