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Key Publications


2016 - Zero Hunger: the Heart of the 2030 Agenda

The mission of the World Food Programme is to end global hunger. WFP provides food assistance in emergencies and works with governments, UN agencies, non-governmental organizations, companies and individuals to...

2015 - Support to Syria

Working within Syria is a dangerous and difficult task, but we at WFP are still managing to reach as many as 4 million Syrians a month.

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...

2015 - 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...

2015 - A world without hunger needs Disaster Risk Reduction

Natural disasters are a leading cause of hunger. Disaster Risk Reduction is a prerequisite for sustainable development and for eliminating hunger. 

2015 - WFP contributes to the work to end violence against women

From the safety of women gathering firewood in Darfur, to Food Security projects in Bangladesh, to supporting women in Ecuador, WFP is confronting the issue of violence against women and girls.

2015 - WFP and Nutrition

Find out why nutrition interventions are an important component of integrated services for mothers and children, and what WFP is doing in this area.

2015 - Food insecurity and Climate Change Map

The Food Insecurity and Climate Change Vulnerability Index is an interactive tool which offers a window on our global future up to the...

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 - 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.