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Key Publications

2015 - Two minutes on Social Protection

Poverty creates vulnerability to hunger and shocks that can push people closer to malnutrition and starvation. Social Protection tackles poverty and vulnerability directly and WFP supports a number of social...

2015 - SAFE Fact Sheet

WFP’s SAFE initiative adopts a multi-faceted approach to meet the energy needs of displaced people worldwide through sustainable energy-related activities, protecting both people and the environment.

2014 - WFP Aviation at a Glance

In 2014, 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.

2015 - Two Minutes to Learn about School Feeding

In 2014, WFP provided school meals to 18.2 million children in 65 countries. School meals encourage poor households to send children to school and keep them there.

2015 - WFP's Nepal Earthquake Response

Three months on from the earthquake that devastated huge areas of Nepal, WFP takes stock of its response.

2015 - School Feeding Infographics

WFP’s School Feeding is an effective safety net, helping to ensure every child has access to education, health and nutrition. This infographic summarises WFP’s interventions in 2014.

2015 - Towards a World with Zero Hunger

WFP’s life-saving mission is to end global hunger. Universal access to food is the starting point for freedom, justice and peace for all.

Emergency Preparedness infographic

Want to know what happens when disaster strikes and WFP is called on to provide emergency food assistance? This infographic explains the key steps.

Gender in 2015

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.

Hunger Map 2015

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...