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Key Publications


Rio+20: Towards a Sustainable World Free from Hunger

At Rio+20, food and nutrition security is high on the agenda together with other issues that are critical for ending hunger and for achieving sustainable development. Among them are sustainable agriculture; building...

WFP Aviation Review 2011

Throughout 2011, with a robust fleet of aircraft, WFP Aviation remained ready to help humanitarian assistance reach millions of people affected by the consequences of war, natural disasters, and other challenging...

WFP Nutrition Policy

Action on nutrition is accelerating in different sectors, nationally and globally, and involving governments, United Nations agencies, non-governmental organizations, civil society and the private sector. This policy...

WFP Humanitarian Protection Policy

This policy document outlines what humanitarian protection means for WFP, and proposes directions for sustainable engagement aimed at making WFP’s presence safer and its assistance safer and more dignified.

Action Plan for the Implementation of the Capacity Development and Hand-Over Components of the WFP Strategic Plan (2008-2013)

WFP’s extensive field presence, decades of operational experience and strong, historical relationships with government counterparts place the organization in  a strategic position to identify capacity gaps...

WFP Anti-Fraud and Anti-Corruption Policy

WFP is committed to transparency and accountability in the management of its resources in order to ensure the effective fulfilment of its Strategic Objectives. To this end, this Policy seeks to prevent fraudulent,...

WFP HIV and AIDS Policy

This policy outlines the purpose and objectives of WFP’s HIV and AIDS programmes, the delivery methods and the tools for measuring success. It aims to give direction to WFP’s HIV and AIDS programme...

Consolidated Framework of WFP Policies

The document provides a compendium of all policies that remain relevant to WFP‘s strategy and have not been superseded by newer policies. This framework continues to organize new policies according to the...

WFP Policy on Disaster Risk Reduction and Management

Disaster risk reduction is a central priority for WFP in light of the profound impacts that disasters have on food-insecure and vulnerable populations worldwide. In 2010, more than 50 percent of WFP‟s programmes...

Compendium of WPF Policies Relating to the Strategic Plan

At the request of the Board at EB.2/2010, this “Compendium of WFP Policies Relating to the Strategic Plan” has been completely rewritten and re-organized, highlighting policies that are relevant to WFP's...