Policy / Publications

Key Publications


2015 - Achieving Zero Hunger: The critical role of investments in social protection and agriculture

Eradicating world hunger sustainably by 2030 will require an estimated additional $267 billion/year on average for investments in rural and urban areas and in social protection.

2015 - Ebola Response: from crisis to recovery

The outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa has become one of the largest global public health crises in recent history.  WFP has worked on the frontline since the beginning of the outbreak. 

2015 - Gender in 2014

These infographics provide a snapshot showing the gender balance in a number of WFP’s programmes and emergencies, comparing the statistics on women and men, girls and boys, receiving food assistance. ...

2015 - The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2015

Produced by FAO, IFAD and WFP, the State of Food Insecurity in the World 2015 shows estimates of undernourishment and progress towards the Millennium Development Goal and World Food Summit hunger targets. 

2014 - WFP Logistics in 2014: Factsheet

By air, land, and sea, WFP Logistics delivers food in more than 75 countries each year. Have a look at the 2014 WFP Logistics Factsheet for our key facts and figures.

2015 - Hunger Map

From Africa and Asia to Latin America and the Near East, there are 795 million people in the world who do not get enough food to lead a normal, active life.

Our downloadable Hunger Map...

2014 - All about WFP

An infographic showing WFP key facts for 2014.

WFP in 2014

WFP in 2014 summarizes the performance and key achievements of the organization. The report is viewable as an interactive online product and may also be downloaded as a PDF file.

 

2015 - A world without hunger needs Disaster Risk Reduction

Natural disasters are a leading cause of hunger. Disaster Risk Reduction is a prerequisite for sustainable development and for eliminating hunger. 

2013 - WFP's use of multilateral funding

For WFP, multilateral contributions are the most flexible type of support because WFP determines their use (instead of donors directing it) and reporting is reduced.