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West Africa and the Sahel - Food Security and Humanitarian Implications, 2012

Every month, WFP and FAO issue an information note on food security trends and humanitarian implications in West Africa. The bulletin offers analysis of food availability international and...

Synthesis of Mixed Method Impact Evaluations of the Contribution of Food Assistance to Durable Solutions in Protracted Refugee Situations

This is a synthesis of the findings and conclusions across the full series of 4 impact evaluations of the contribution of food assistance to refugees in protracted situations. The evaluations were...

Central America: An evaluation of WFP's Regional Portfolio (2007 - 2011)

The Office of Evaluation introduces for the first time a Regional Portfolio Evaluation (RPE).  The Central America RPE (2007-2011) covers the regional operations in the following four MIC...

Myanmar - Rapid Assessment of Non-Displaced Populations in Sittwe Township, January 2013

The assessment was designed to capture dynamics at community (rather than household) level. As such, the primary tools utilized were focus group discussions (one per village) and key informant...

Ethiopia - Markets and Cash Transfers, January 2013

In line with the government’s ‘cash first’ policy for social transfers, the World Food Programme (WFP) is preparing the introduction of cash or voucher transfers in Ethiopia. This...

2012 - WFP's Safety Nets Policy

The nature and volume of its activities demonstrate WFP’s leading role as a global practitioner in internationally defined safety nets.

Haiti: 6 New Fact Sheets on WFP Operations

Click on the links below to get an overview on WFP’s work in Haiti. From school meals to working with poor farmers, WFP is helping Haitians to increase their food security and strengthen their...

Follow-Up Household Food Security Assessment, September 2012

An estimated 25% of households, or about 1.3 million people, were found to be food-insecure during the September 2012 Emergency Food Security Assessment. This is a significant deterioration on a year...

Follow-Up Household Food Security Assessment, September 2012

An estimated 25% of households, or about 1.3 million people, were found to be food-insecure during the September 2012 Emergency Food Security Assessment. This is a significant deterioration on a year...

Zimbabwe - Food Security Brief, 2012

Zimbabwe - Food Security Brief, 2012