Policy / Publications

Key Publications


2016 - WFP at the UN General Assembly

Every year, heads of government and heads of state from the 193 member countries of the United Nations gather in New York for the UN General Assembly's High-Level Week. These factsheets highlight some of the...

2016 - Gender in 2015

Gender Infographics related to WFP direct beneficiaries in 2015 confirm that gender equality is at the heart of WFP’s food assistance.

 

2016 - School Meals in 2015

WFP’s School meals programmes are effective safety nets, helping to ensure that every child has access to education, health and nutrition. This infographic highlights important figures from 2015.

2016 - Mobile Vulnerability Analysis & Mapping (mVAM)

The World Food Programme’s mobile Vulnerability Analysis and Mapping (mVAM) project collects food security data through short mobile phone surveys, using SMS, live telephone interviews and...

2016 - Automated Disaster Analysis & Mapping (ADAM)

Efficient management and rapid analysis of geospatial
data is crucial for humanitarian agencies performing
field operations on a global scale.

2016 - Zero Hunger: the Heart of the 2030 Agenda

The mission of the UN World Food Programme is to end global hunger by providing frontline assistance in emergencies and working with partners to address the underlying causes of hunger. WFP is working towards a world...

2016 - WFP Aviation at a Glance

In 2015, WFP Aviation delivered more than 70,000 mt of relief cargo by airlift, airfreight and airdrop. Through UNHAS, WFP Aviation enabled humanitarian workers to reach the most vulnerable in some 20 locations.

2016 - Two Minutes to Learn about School Meals

School meals are a sound investment in the next generation, which is why WFP provided snacks or meals to over 17 million children in 62 countries last year.

2016 - 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 - WFP at the World Humanitarian Summit

The World Humanitarian Summit brings together world leaders, international aid organizations, NGOs and others to review humanitarian response and development issues. These factsheets highlight some of the changes and...