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WFP Logistics: Delivering to Save Lives

WFP relies on its logistics expertise to quickly reach millions in need around the world, whether it be by land, air or sea. This fact sheet highlights the key facts, showing how WFP logistics...

Democratic Republic of Congo: Annual Report 2011

A summary of the work of the World Food Programme in the Democratic Republic of Congo in 2011.

Rethinking School Feeding - Social Safety Nets, Child Development and the Education Sector (Executive Summary)

This joint publication of the World Food Programme and the World Bank Group provides a new analysis of school feeding programmes. It benefits from combining the World Food Programme...

Two Minutes to Learn About: School Meals

No child should attend school hungry. This is why WFP provides school meals to around 24 million children each year and works closely with governments to support them in creating their own...

Glossary

 The Glossary provides definitions of evaluation terms and their translations in three languages: English, French and Spanish. It is available online, where updates are made when necessary....

Jordan - Economic Impact Study: Direct and Indirect Impact of the WFP Food Voucher Programme, April 2014

The response to the Syrian crisis in Jordan is becoming increasingly more sophisticated with the implementation at scale of WFP’s food voucher programme. This study offers insights into the...

The Assessor - Food Security Analysis Newsletter

The Food security analysis service’s (VAM) newsletter with latest on: assessments and surveys , market and food security monitoring, special projects and initiatives, food security...

Rakhine Operational Brief

Rakhine Operational Brief

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.

Technical Guidance Note - Calculation and Use of the Alert for Price Spikes (ALPS) Indicator, April 2014

The Alert for Price Spikes (ALPS) detects abnormally high levels of local food prices for selected staple commodities and indicates the number of markets experiencing high food prices in a country....