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Publications List


2012 - HIV and AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa

In sub-Saharan Africa, the region most affected by the HIV epidemic, WFP’s food and nutrition support is an essential part of HIV treatment and care.

Guatemala - Mapeo y análisis de la desnutrición crónica, Noviembre 2012

The objectives of the study include: - Provide an analysis of the factors mainly associated with chronic undernutrition - Determine the severity and geographic concentration of chronic undernutrition...

Together To End Violence Against Women

From fuel-efficient stoves to training for victims of violence, this fact sheet gives concrete examples of how WFP is helping to address violence against women and girls.

2013 - Protecting Asia’s Most Vulnerable - WFP and Social Safety Nets in Asia

The World Food Programme works with governments across Asia to design and manage large-scale, innovative programmes, focused on those who need them most. These programmes are often called ‘...

2013 - Building Resilience on a Fragile Continent - WFP and Climate Change in Asia

WFP is a frontline actor in the fight against hunger, and is working with governments across Asia to support country-led solutions to the impact of climate change and climate-related hunger.

2013 - The Right Food at the Right Time - WFP and Nutrition in Asia

Poor nutrition in the first 1,000 days of life – from the womb to two years of age – can lead to irreversible damage to children’s minds and bodies. 

Democratic People's Republic of Korea - FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Assessment Mission, November 2012

An FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Assessment Mission (CFSAM) visited DPRK, at the request of the Government, from 24 September to 8 October 2012 to assess the 2012 main crop harvest, forecast the...

South Sudan - Report on Food Security and Nutrition, 2012

In July 2011,  there was jubilation in South Sudan when the country become an independent nation. However, the challenges facing the world’s newest nation are immense in both scale and...

Report from P4P Monitoring and Evaluation technical meeting 2011

In April 2011, WFP convened a two day meeting in Washington, D.C., USA to discuss various aspects of the local and regional procurement of food. The participants represented a range of stakeholders...