Policy / Publications

Key Publications


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...

WFP's Role in Peacebuilding in Transition Settings

Conflict is a leading cause of hunger. People in conflict-affected states are three times more likely to be undernourished than those living in peace. WFP's engagement in peacebuilding activities is part of...

Policy on Building Resilience for Food Security and Nutrition

WFP's engagement in resilience-building aims to enhance the ability of vulnerable people to absorb, adapt and transform in the face of shocks and stressors. WFP supports resilience-building by integrating and...

South-South and Triangular Cooperation Policy

This policy builds on WFP's current support to South-South and triangular cooperation, especially at the country and regional levels. It aims to further expand WFP's engagement mechanisms with developing...

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...

2016 - Two minutes on Country Capacity Strengthening

Provides an overview of WFP's engagement and role in strengthening countries' capacities to achieve Food Security and Nutrition objectives.

WFP and Urban Safety Nets

The World Food Programme (WFP) is working with governments at all levels to maximize food security and nutrition through safety net programmes, including in urban environments.

This two-pager explains why...

2016 - WFP at Habitat III

Habitat III is the United Nations third conference (1976, 1996 and 2016) on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development. This year, it will take place in Quito, Ecuador, from 17-20 October 2016. These factsheets...

2016 - WFP at the UN General Assembly

Every year, heads of government and heads of state from the 193 member countries of the United Nations gather in New York for the UN General Assembly's High-Level Week. These factsheets highlight some of the...

2016 - Gender in 2015

Gender Infographics related to WFP direct beneficiaries in 2015 confirm that gender equality is at the heart of WFP’s food assistance.