Policy / Publications

Key Publications


2017 - Nutrition Policy Summary Brochure

In February 2017, WFP adopted a new nutrition policy (2017-2021), which reaffirms WFP’s commitment to prioritizing nutrition in its work to achieve zero hunger. The policy places the promotion of healthy diets...

2017 - Vulnerability Assessment of Syrian Refugees in Lebanon

Vulnerability Assessment of Syrian Refugees in Lebanon 

2017 - Fill the Nutrient Gap - Pakistan

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

2017 - Chief of Staff, Rehan Asad - Biography

Rehan Asad was appointed as the World Food Programme’s Chief of Staff in July 2017. The new Department headed by Mr Asad will focus on strengthening the role WFP plays as one of the world’s...

2017 - Two minutes to learn about school meals

In the fight against hunger, school meals are a sound investment in the next generation, which is why WFP provided meals, snacks or take-home food to 16.4 million children in 60 countries last year. 

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.