Policy / Publications

Key Publications


2017 - Emergency Preparedness Infographic

This infographic sets out how WFP prepares for an emergency operation. In 2015, WFP provided emergency assistance to 50 million people in 59 countries.

2016 - South-South and Triangular Cooperation

This publication explores how WFP facilitates South-South cooperation to help countries advance their national objectives and build capacities to fight hunger and malnutrition towards achieving Agenda 2030. Seven...

WFP Strategic Plan (2017-2021)

The Strategic Plan (2017–2021) aligns WFP with the 2030 Agenda, focusing on ending hunger and contributing to revitalized global partnerships to implement the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It sets...

Policy on Country Strategic Plans

The Policy on Country Strategic Plans provides a framework for WFP to align relief, recovery and development interventions, while upholding its commitment to prioritizing the needs of the most vulnerable people in...

2016 - WFP Supply Chain Annual Report 2015

WFP’s supply chain manages the entire process of end-to-end planning, procuring and delivering assistance. It provides shared supply chain services and safe and quality food, goods and transport worth an...

2016 - Inter-religious engagement for Zero Hunger

In today’s world of unprecedented need and inadequate solutions, ending hunger is possible only with stronger partnerships between governments, religious communities, global food agencies such as WFP, and other...

2017 - Cash-based transfers for delivering food assistance

WFP is innovating with the use of cash transfers to deliver assistance faster to the people who need it the most. Where possible, people receive cash via mobile money or e-cards to purchase the food they want. This...

2016 - NGO Partnerships - Strengthening national capacity

75 percent of WFP’s food assistance is delivered together with NGOs. Around 800 of WFP’s more than 1,000 NGO partners are national and local NGOs. 

2016 - WFP & Norway - Partners against Hunger

At a time of unprecedented humanitarian emergencies, WFP depends more than ever on partners like Norway to help us respond quickly and effectively to the needs of millions of people exposed to conflict and natural...

2016 - WFP contributes to the work to end violence against women

Alongside sister organizations in the United Nations family, WFP makes every effort to reduce gender-based violence as it carries out its mandate to assist the most vulnerable.