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2015 - Ebola Response: from crisis to recovery

The outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa has become one of the largest global public health crises in recent history.  WFP has worked on the frontline since the beginning of the outbreak,...

Gender in 2015

These infographics provide a snapshot showing the gender balance in a number of WFP’s programmes and emergencies, comparing the statistics on women and men, girls and boys, receiving food...

2015 - The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2015

Jointly produced by FAO, IFAD and WFP, The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2015 presents estimates of undernourishment and progress towards the Millennium Development Goal and World Food Summit...

The Cost of Hunger in Africa: Burkina Faso 2015

The Cost of Hunger in Africa (COHA) is an African Union Commission (AUC) led initiative through which countries are able to estimate the social and economic impact of child undernutrition in a given...

Hunger Map 2015

From Africa and Asia to Latin America and the Near East, there are 795 million people in the world who do not get enough food to lead a normal, active life. Our downloadable Hunger Map provides...

All about WFP 2014

An infographic showing WFP key facts for 2014.

Mozambique: Flooding Office of the Resident Coordinator, Situation Report No. 4

This report is prepared by the Humanitarian Country Team/Office of the Resident Coordinator in Mozambique. It covers the period from 09 to 23 February 2015. - The power supply to the northern...

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. Activities to help people reduce the risks they face...

2015 - Two minutes on Climate Change and Hunger

Climate disasters and change are increasing the risk of hunger and the breakdown of food systems. WFP helps build the climate resilience of the world’s most food insecure populations, most of...

2014 - WFP and Nutrition - Adolescent Girls

The World Food Programme is focusing on the nutrition of adolescent girls as part of a broader movement to improve access to education, ensure good nutrition, delay marriage and prevent early...