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Building a World with Zero Hunger

WFP is the world’s largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide. Each year, on average, WFP provides food assistance to more than 90 million people in 80 countries.

State of School Feeding Worldwide 2013

The first State of School Feeding Worldwide report, produced by WFP provides a global picture of developments in school feeding, with maps, analysis, and research.

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...

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....

Impact of West Africa Ebola Outbreak on Food Security and Staple Food Prices

WFP’s food security analysis/VAM service is actively monitoring the food security situation across the three primary countries affected by Ebola: Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia. Various...

Ebola - Special Focus: How can we estimate the impact of Ebola on food security in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone? November 2014

Governments and humanitarian actors need estimates of how many people are food insecure due to the Ebola outbreak in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. We estimate that almost 1.7 million people are...

Special Focus

WFP VAM publishes ‘Special Focus’ documents when an emerging food security issue deserves in-depth attention. Each ‘Special Focus’ bulletin provides essential elements of...

West Africa - mVAM: Mapping Household Coping in Ebola-Affected Countries, November 2014

Since September 2014, WFP has been collecting basic food security data remotely through mobile phones in Ebola-affected countries in West Africa. Each month, mVAM (mobile Vulnerability Analysis and...

Yemen - Comprehensive Food Security Survey, November 2014

The results of the 2014 Comprehensive Food Security Survey (CFSS) showed that some 41 percent of the population in Yemen are food-insecure. In other words, 10.6 million people in the country had...

WFP Myanmar Operational Report - November 2014

WFP Myanmar Operational Report for the month of November 2014