Policy / Publications

Key Publications


Follow-up to the World Food Summit (2000)

Progress report on Implementation of the World Food Summit Plan of Action.

WFP Annual Report 2000

In 1999-2000, the world's poorest nations were repeatedly hit by both natural and man-made emergencies. From flooding in western Bangladesh and West Bengal in India to the collapse of the peace process in Sierra...

Looking Forward: Humanitarian policy concerns for WFP (1999)

Taking stock of the rising number of emergency operations and its implications for policy-making.

Recurring Challenges in the Provision of Food Assistance in Complex Emergencies (1999)

Funded by WFP's Office of Evaluation, this Thematic Evaluation of Recurring Challenges in the Provision of Food Assistance in Complex Emergencies outlines the problems and dilemnas faced by WFP and its partners in...

WFP Annual Report 1999

1999 was particularly challenging for WFP. The Programme was called upon to help more people than ever before. The crises in the North Caucasus, East Timor and Kosovo - particularly sensitive areas - tested WFP's...

Emergency Issues Relevant to WFP (1998)

WFP development activities revitalised, the multilateral character of WFP's development activities, UN Reform and field level collaboration in the provision of development assistance.