Policy / Publications

Key Publications


2017 - Emergency Preparedness Infographic

This infographic sets out how WFP prepares for an emergency operation. In 2015, WFP provided emergency assistance to 50 million people in 59 countries.

2017 - 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 contributes to the work to end violence against women

Alongside sister organizations in the United Nations family, WFP makes every effort to reduce gender-based violence as it carries out its mandate to assist the most vulnerable. 

WFP and Climate Change Fact Sheets

With climate change increasing the frequency and intensity of disasters, it is becoming more urgent to support people’s ability to adapt and build their resilience to risks. One of the ways WFP does this is...

WFP and Climate Change Infographic

Among the most significant impacts of climate change is the potential increase of food insecurity and malnutrition. But, how exactly? This infographic shows how more frequent and intense droughts and floods...

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.

Myanmar Operational Report - Release 3/2017

In this release:-

Successful continuation of e-wallet pilot project

External evaluation of WFP's programmes in Myanmar published

Study to Brazil on school feeding programmes

Study trip...

2016 - Fast Facts: WFP's policy for South-South and Triangular Cooperation

Driven by rising country demand and a changing operating environment, WFP is strengthening its efforts in facilitating South-South and triangular cooperation. Approved in May 2015, WFP’s Policy on Supporting...

WFP Country Offices engaged in South-South cooperation

In 2015, more than 60 percent of WFP Country Offices were engaged in South-South cooperation. For WFP, brokering South-South cooperation means changing our roles from direct implementers to facilitators, connectors...