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WFP-EU Partnership - 2013 in Review

The WFP and the European Union (EU) work more closely than ever to achieve the common goal of breaking the cycle of hunger, saving lives and rebuilding livelihoods across the globe.

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....

Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone - Special mVAM Regional Bulletin #1: Food Insecurity Remains High in spite of the Harvest, November 2014

Despite the start of the main harvest, little-to-no effect on indicators in high EVD-affected zones of all countries has been observed, including Forest Guinea (Guinea), Lofa County (Liberia) and...

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...

mVAM: piloting mobile voice technology for household food security data collection

The mVAM project is piloting food security data collection from households through short mobile phone surveys, using live telephone interviews and an Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system. The...

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...