Policy / Publications

Key Publications


Food Procurement Annual Report 2013

In 2013, WFP procured more than 1.4 million metric tons (mt) of cereals, similar to 2012 volumes. WFP food purchases are based on operational requirements and the needs and tastes of beneficiaries.

School feeding policy - Revised

Promoting innovation to achieve national ownership. This paper updates WFP’s 2009 school feeding policy four years after its approval.

Building resilience through asset creation

Building resilience is about concerted efforts to enhance the capacities, assets and systems of the most vulnerable households, communities and countries to prepare for, withstand and bounce back better from...

Seasonal livelihood programming

The seasonal livelihood programming is a planning tool that helps identify multi-sectorial, long and short term interventions for partnered resilience building efforts. It brings humanitarian and development...

Nutrition at the World Food Programme - Programming for Nutrition-Specific Interventions

A condensed reference guide which aims at strengthening efforts to treat moderate acute malnutrition, and to prevent chronic and acute malnutrition, with a focus on the first 1000 days.

WFP Aviation in 2012

A review of WFP Aviation's activities in 2012. WFP Aviation — in particular the WFP-managed United Nations Humanitarian Air Service (UNHAS) – is the first line air transport service provider to the...

WFP Logistics in 2012

In its first annual overview, WFP Logistics illustrates the many areas of its work in 2012. Supply chain management and innovation were key components last year, ensuring greater efficiency and effectiveness in WFP...

State of School Feeding Worldwide 2013

The first State of School Feeding Worldwide report, produced by WFP provides a global picture of developments in school feeding, with maps, analysis, and research.

WFP in Africa - 2012 Facts and Figures and Partners

WFP assists African governments and communities to implement comprehensive, country-led, programmes to tackle hunger the world’s greatest solvable problem. In 2012, out of a total US$4.2 billion expenditure,...

WFP-EU Partnership 2011 & 2012

In 2011 and 2012, the EU (Member States and the European Commission) supported WFP operations in more than 30 countries with over €2 billion. See how and where WFP, and its biggest EU partner, ECHO, are building...