Books and Occasional Papers
2011
07/25/2011 - 15:52
This paper provides an overview of the link between food insecurity and violent conflict, addressing both traditional and emerging threats to security and political stability. It discusses the...
Books and Occasional Papers
2010
01/21/2011 - 11:17
Climate change could impact hard-won development gains and affect the food and nutrition security of many of the world's poorest and most vulnerable people.  As a frontline actor in the...
Books and Occasional Papers
2010
09/17/2010 - 11:54
“… modern WFP not only delivers food – it delivers hunger solutions. It is not instrument-based, but problem-based. This historical shift – the revolution – has...
Books and Occasional Papers
2010
05/04/2010 - 14:04
This study articulates countries’ ability and readiness to reduce hunger and to lay the foundation for engagement with host governments by identifying important capacity-development and hand-...
Books and Occasional Papers
2009
02/09/2010 - 12:12
Recent upheavals in the global food system have exposed tens of millions more people across the world to hunger. They have also laid bare the pressing need for investment in the policy, institutional...
Books and Occasional Papers
2009
12/26/2009 - 13:03
Interest in safety nets and social protection is growing exponentially. Ways of strengthening them are called for in high-level statements, researched in academic articles, and implemented by...
Books and Occasional Papers
2009
12/16/2009 - 12:31
China’s success in economic development is nothing short of extraordinary and has been the subject of countless studies. Relatively little attention, however, has been paid to the fundamental...
Books and Occasional Papers
2007
12/15/2007 - 11:34
The objective of this paper is to unpack the various aspects of the long-standing "cash versus food" debate. It does so by mapping out where the controversies lie and argues for a more...
Books and Occasional Papers
2007
12/10/2007 - 11:29
The concept of social protection has become the subject of ardent debate among international policy makers and global think tanks. But what exactly does the term social protection mean? Is it...